Mission review of aerial robotic assessment — Ammunition explosion cyprus 2011

@article{Angermann2012MissionRO,
  title={Mission review of aerial robotic assessment — Ammunition explosion cyprus 2011},
  author={Michael Angermann and Martin Frassl and Michael Lichtenstern},
  journal={2012 IEEE International Symposium on Safety, Security, and Rescue Robotics (SSRR)},
  year={2012},
  pages={1-6}
}
After a fatal explosion on a Cypriot naval base, aerial robots were requested and deployed to assist in the assessment of the situation. The explosion had caused fatalities and severely damaged a nearby power plant which had contributed nearly half of the electrical power of the island. Enduring danger of collapse and falling debris interdicted access by humans to most parts of this critical infrastructure. Hence, aerial robots were used to conduct low altitude aerial assessment of roofs, load… CONTINUE READING

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