Good morning and Happy Valentine’s day! Yesterday Skydio launched the drone they have been working on for 4 years, the R1. The R1 is a very special drone with next level obstacle avoidance as you will see in the video below.

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Yesterday’s headlines

Today’s video

Today’s video has to be one of the new Skydio R1 collection. Just watch this drone fly and avoid the trees and branches and tell me you are not impressed!

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