Intel is transforming the night skies with its spectacular fleet of Intel® Shooting Star™ drones. From our buzzing performance in the Pepsi Zero Sugar* Super Bowl LI Halftime show to the Drone 100 that started it all, get to know the innovative technology behind our drone light shows.
By integrating sensors, computing, and communication technologies from Intel into these aerial devices, they become much more versatile to be used by any industry in ways that can truly transform, improve, and even save lives.
See the Yuneec Typhoon H* in action using Intel® RealSense™ technology, which can simulate the vision capabilities of human eyes. The Intel® Atom™ processor then analyzes this data to map the terrain and respond with intelligent obstacle navigation.
Capturing incredibly detailed photographic and 3D data, a team from Intel and Airbus demonstrated an aircraft visual inspection technology with a modified AscTec Falcon* 8 with Intel® RealSense™ cameras – promising to speed aircraft downtime from 2 hours to under 15 minutes.
Head to our tech culture magazine to discover the people and technologies that are changing the world of drones. Check back regularly for new articles on UAVs, light shows, and more.