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Distress signal keychain / Survival drone

Distress signal keychain
Distress signal keychain

iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD_01 2018

iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD_01 2018

The drone in this "portable key ring with distress signal" is equipped with a Personal Locator Beacon (PLB), which is also called a "personal positioning transmitter". It is a portable personal wireless communication device, which sends continuous signals at 406MHz in the air above the positioning location as distress signals. It allows the rescuers to easily and quickly track and locate the target for a rescue mission.

A practical and great solution.
Jury-Statement
It's our great honor and pleasure to have this award! We are very appreciative with the honorable reviewers for their respective work. Undoubtedly, we will always keep the root of our design - the root that inspires us to create something unlimited, and helps us take any chance to explore the possibility of our future life.
Winner Statement
University

National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Tainan City, Taiwan

Hsuchan Hsiao,
National Cheng Kung University

Yuting Hsiao,
National Cheng Kung University

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