Skypersonic remote inspectionSkypersonic Remote Operations: Inspecting an Industrial Plant with Drone Piloted from Across the Atlantic Ocean Via Cellphone Connection

by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M Crosby

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Industrial drone company and Red Cat Holdings subsidiary Skypersonic conducted a visual inspection of the interior of a fully operational utility plant in Turin, Italy, via a drone controlled from 4,800 miles away in Orlando, Florida. The operation was conducted using only the internet connection from a standard cell phone.

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Drew Camden, the Orlando-based pilot and president of Red Cat subsidiary Rotor Riot, possessed no…