Can you imagine when this thing is released to the general public? The applications would be almost endless.
Think about it. Deliveries of things up to 300 pounds. Emergency Medevac without the need for a helicopter or airplane. Policing patrols. Firefighters able to rescue from buildings without the need of a ladder. Drunk & Nude Hoverbike Water Sports.
I could go on all day, so just watch this really cool video.
The U.S. Army is joining forces with UK-based Malloy Aeronautics to build an electric quadcopter that will be able to autonomously carry up to 300 pounds.