Parrot AR Drone coming to Android

Posted by Dan Mousavi On May - 21 - 2010

The Parrot AR Drone is the first helicopter with automatic flight stabilization, it is eqipped with 2 cameras and supports gaming per augmented reality.
You steer by tilting your phone and you get a live feed from the camera on your screen, so you actually see where you are flying.
Here’s a brief demo of the flying capabilities:

And here’s a video showing off the augmented reality gaming:

If you are a developer, they provide API’s, whitepapers and a Dev guide on their Developer page.

The Parrot AR Drone is planned for a commercial release for Android and Iphone later this year.

Finally, here’s a demo of the Android Version controlled with a Nexus One: