Russian Heavy-LIft Hexacopter Breakthrough!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pa9RXH2WoP4&feature=youtu.be

The Russian approach to aircraft design has always been famous for robustness and extreme simplicity, and this now extends to multicopters! Here's their latest, with these features: moving part count, zero; electronic circuit count, zero; flight time, indefinite;  cost, approx. 140 Pecks of potatoes.

Needless to say, FAA restrictions prohibit use of this brilliant aircraft in the US.

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Comment by Hugues on April 20, 2014 at 10:41am

Lol, Russians like to get wet on things !

Comment by Alexsey Novik on April 20, 2014 at 2:40pm

and you will need fire brigade to fly :D

Comment by joe wagner on April 20, 2014 at 6:07pm

Can't wait till these go on sale at Hobby King

Comment by mP1 on April 20, 2014 at 6:48pm

THere are plenty of examples in the west, except they are typically called jetpacks. THe man with the jetpack hovers over water and has pipes to suck in water.

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