7 years ago

Dutch cops train eagles to hunt drones

Wibbitz Top Stories
Wibbitz Top Stories
As authorities scramble for effective and advanced ways to counter the increasing number of rogue drones buzzing around our skies, Dutch National Police have come up with something a little more unusual: the mighty eagle.
In what Dutch company "Guard from Above" calls a "low tech solution for a high tech problem," bald eagles have been trained to swoop in and neatly dispose of any unwanted electronic interlopers.
"Two of the most impressive characteristics of birds of prey are their speed and their power," said Guard From Above co-founder Ben de Keijzer in a media release.
"Sometimes the solution to a hypermodern problem is more obvious than you might think."

Browse more videos

Browse more videos