Swarms of drones will soon keep tabs on our aging city infrastructure

“Collaborative aerial robots for inspection can be utilized in all the aspects of the aging infrastructure,” George Nikolakopoulos, one of the researchers who carried out the study, told Digital Trends. “Characteristic examples could be wind turbines, dams, industrial installations, chimneys, buildings, [and more]. All of these inspection operations can be performed faster and safer by the provided innovation when compared to the nowadays solutions.”