Friday, August 21, 2009

AirRobot tested out by Police for Protests


'AirRobot' were showing off their AR100B surveillance drone at the anti-BNP protests in Codnor, Derbyshire.

Pilot Mark Lawrence was from the German company, AirRobot. He was demonstrating the surveillance drone capabilities to members of the Derbyshire Police Operational Support Unit. The police haven't bought it yet but they said that they may share the £25,000 costs with Nottinghamshire Police, same as with the helicopter.
Full report and photos here