MARINE CORPS GOAL: A drone in every squad. Related: German Lifeguards Test A Low-Flying Drone To Save Swimmers.
Flames light up the sky as a Marine launches a PL-87 Stinger Missile at a flying drone over Onslow Beach on Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., April 16, 2013. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Cory D. Polom.
A Chilean company is hoping drones will be able to save drowning swimmers faster than lifeguards.
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Look, up in the sky. It's a bird, it's a plane -- it's... a lifeguard? Aiming to keep a robotic eye out for distressed swimmers and dangerous marine life, Surf Life Saving Australia will soon deploy flying safety drones across beach...