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AirPenguins, Festo Germany

Up to three AirPenguins are swimming autonomously in the air.

The AirPengiuns are guided using ultrasonic sensors.
Using these sensors they are also confined within a given area.

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  • April 2009, Hanover Fair
  • Initially shown at the Hanover Fair for the Festo AG.
  • Today world wide eye-catchers
  • JNTec developed all electronics and programming for the AirPenguins. Additionally, all navigation capabilities are provided by JNTec.
  • The propulsion is solely based on the flapping of the wings.