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(The Register)   Google-owned delivery drone made a 'precautionary controlled landing' - right into 11,000 volts   ( divider line
    More: Fail, Australia, Electric power transmission, Power outage, delivery drone, power lines, English-language films, Electricity distribution, Volt  
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838 clicks; posted to STEM » on 30 Sep 2022 at 2:44 PM (25 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook

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2022-09-30 3:48:15 PM  
5 votes:
Power lines are for recharging the government surveillance drones (commonly known as "birds"). We don't want delivery drones getting in the way.
2022-09-30 1:41:01 PM  
3 votes:
"knocking out power for more than 2,000 customers."

LOL! So most of Austria then?
2022-09-30 2:54:21 PM  
2 votes:
"The drone, which was carrying an unknown payload,..."

Ironically, circuit breakers.
2022-09-30 2:49:51 PM  
1 vote:
Ha!  That'll be so funny when one of them starts a catastrophic wildfire.  But as long as everyone gets their orders on time.
2022-09-30 11:07:40 PM  
1 vote:
It made a precautionary and controlled crash into the power lines where it caught on a precautionary and controlled fire and after that it made a precautionary and controlled crash into the ground.
2022-10-01 10:26:38 PM  
1 vote:
Damnit, my gummies!
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