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Re: Want a drone, what is a good one?

Postby Bruce » Sun Jun 11, 2017 12:32 pm

Pyrrho wrote:http://www.mountainview.gov/news/displaynews.asp?NewsID=1168&TargetID=9

Last night around 8:15 pm, officers were called out to the 200 block of Polaris Avenue for reports of a power outage affecting roughly 1,600 PG&E customers. When our officers arrived on scene, we were told by witnesses that a white adult man with white hair had been flying a drone in the area – which is not permitted – and the drone subsequently crashed into a high-voltage wire. The resulting power outage lasted until shortly after 11 pm, and impacted areas including City Hall and the city library, the latter of which had to be evacuated out of an abundance of caution. The damage of the drone crash totaled tens of thousands of dollars, and the repair work was completed early Friday morning.


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Why worry about terrorists when our own derpy citizens do more damage by accident.

......or was it an accident? :|
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Re: Want a drone, what is a good one?

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Re: Want a drone, what is a good one?

Postby Pyrrho » Sat Mar 24, 2018 2:22 pm

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Re: Want a drone, what is a good one?

Postby Doctor X » Sat Mar 24, 2018 4:02 pm

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Re: Want a drone, what is a good one?

Postby Anaxagoras » Thu Mar 29, 2018 7:42 am

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Re: Want a drone, what is a good one?

Postby sparks » Thu Mar 29, 2018 9:23 am

"Electric! Therefore emission free!!11Eleventy"

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Re: Want a drone, what is a good one?

Postby Witness » Sat Mar 31, 2018 3:58 am

Anaxagoras wrote:That looks awesome.
In theory, but flying cars + idiots and "run over" will take on a new, vertical, dimension. :|


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