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Icarus Rescue UAV / UAV

Icarus Rescue UAV
Icarus Rescue UAV

In the case of fire or other accidents, there are often people falling from high. The most commonly used aid at the moment is to arrange large air cushions to protect and carry falling people. If the drop point is high, such as the height above 20 layers, the rate of success is low. This new lifesaving product integrates UAV technology, lifesaving cushion and parachute technology together, which can greatly increase the success rate of the rescue. The UAV with compressed air cushion and parachute is hovering near a possible falling person. The air cushion was activated can catch the man at the moment of falling.

University

Dalian Minzu University

Dalian Minzu University
School of Design
Dalian, China

Yikui Quan,
School of Design, Dalian Minzu University

Yiru Wang,
School of Design, Dalian Minzu University

Kaining Zheng,
School of Design, Dalian Minzu University

Yue Yu,
School of Design, Dalian Minzu University