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Remote Piloted Aerial Vehicles

Remote Piloted Aerial Vehicles : An AnthologyThe first air raid by balloons!On August 22, 1849, the Austrians, who controlled much of Italy at this time, launched some 200 pilotless balloons against the city of Venice. The balloons were armed with bombs controlled by timed fuses they are also said to have used fuses electrically activated via signals fed up trailing copper wires (to be confirmed Ed.). Some of the bombs exploded as planned but the wind changed direction and blew several balloons back over the Austrian lines. The balloons were armed with bombs controlled by timed fuses they are also said to have used fuses electrically activated via signals fed up trailing copper wires (to be confirmed Ed.). Some of the bombs exploded as planned but the wind changed direction and blew several balloons back over the Austrian lines. This is, by most accounts, the first recorded action of its typeScientific American, March 1849 “The Presse, of Vienna, Austria, has the following: ‘Venice is to be bombarded by balloons, as the lagunes prevent the approaching of artillery. Five balloons, each twenty three feet in diameter, are in construction at Treviso. In a favorable wind the balloons will be launched and directed as near to Venice as possible, and on their being brought to vertical positions over the town, they will be fired by electro magnetism by means of a long isolated copper wire with a large galvanic battery placed on the shore. The bomb falls perpendicularly, and explodes on reaching the ground.”[Editors’ note: This experimental idea became the first use of aerial bombing, and its effect, though minor, contributed to the collapse of the Venetian revolt.]

Bombing by Balloon, 1848Source : Prof. Predictably, this didn’t sit well with the Austrians, and they returned in force to make mischief but encountered difficulty. In particular, Austrian Lieutenant Uchtaius looked about Venice and saw that, for the purposes of laying siege to the city, the topography was wanting: he had trouble placing big guns in a position to properly shell the Italians. In Japan’s World War II Balloon Bomb Attacks on North America, Robert C. Mikesh details the project’s efficacy: No great material damage was done to the enemy, though one of the charges burst in St. Mark’s Square. On that occasion, the Royal Navy’s Lord Thomas Cochrane flew kites from the 32 gun frigate HMS Pallas to spread propaganda leaflets over the French coast. Some 43 years later, on July 12, 1849, the Austrian vessel Vulcano launched a manned hot air balloon to drop bombs on Venice. However, because of unfavorable winds, the attempt was unsuccessful. All of the balloons in use during the Civil War were used strictly for reconnaissance. Crowell converse trainers of West Dennis, Mass., received a patent for a flying machine capable of carrying a bomb load. The sharp edged hollow wings of the machine were designed to hold hydrogen gas, and with the power of a steam engine located in the cab, the wings were to pivot from a horizontal to a vertical position. Dual propellers linked by chains or bands were to revolve in opposite directions, and they were also hinged so that they could function both vertically and horizontally. This aerial bomber had a cone or pyramid shaped rudder, and the craft was designed to take off and land vertically. In February 1863 Charles Perley of New York City was awarded a patent for an unmanned aerial bomber. His design was a hot air balloon that carried a basket containing a timing mechanism. The timer would trip a hammer on a cylinder to eject a hinge pin, opening the hinged basket at the bottom so that the bomb would drop out. The ejection on the hinge also ignited the bomb’s fuse. Perley recommended that operators first send up test balloons or gas bags to check the speed of the air current so that they could set the timing device accurately. Of course the aerial bomber converse trainers also had to be sent up directly to the windward side of its target. A Confederate veteran recalled an attach to the Confederate War Department who appealed for money through Richmond newspapers to build a big balloon. “He said that with it he could fly over Grant’s army, and by dropping explosives annihilate them.”In the Civil War era, men envisioning aerial bombers were considered cranks, not progressive forward thinkers ahead of their time. The primary object of this invention was to provide a weapon for use innaval warfare, which, if in the form of a dirigible torpedo, controlled from a shore or shipwireless installation, would be most deadly in its effect on a hostile fleet. No mention has beenfound of actual apparatus constructed according to Wilson’s plans. The Wireless Control of Torpedoes and other mechanisms; New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1916, 206pp + 43pp book catalog. Nikola Tesla demonstrated remote control of objects by wireless. This was two full years before Marconi began his experiments. His demonstrations of remote control climaxed in an exhibition in 1898 at Madison Square Garden in which Tesla caused a small boat (right) to obey commands from the audience. Of course, it was Tesla interpreting the verbal requests and sending appropriate frequencies to tuned circuits in the miniature ship, but to the audience it was magic.

To the press, Tesla prophesied a future in which telautomatons (robots) did man’s bidding, perhaps some day exceeding mankind. converse trainers Tesla had already decided that men were “meat machines”, responding only to stimuli and incapable of free will, so to him the succession of man by machine seemed less preposterous. He also chose to join others in the race to use America’s newfound technological superiority to devastate the Spanish in the converse trainers the Spanish American War. He offered his remote controlled boat to the military as a new kind of “smart torpedo” that would make war so terrible nations would cease to wage it.

The idea of banishing warfare by making it inconceivably horrific was a widely held conceit pretty much until the end of WWI. Even at the time, though, it was less popular with the literary crowd Tesla had insinuated himself with (although his good friend Samuel Clemens encouraged him to continue this work). Moreover, by this time his wild prognostications had caused many former colleagues to openly distance themselves and to belittle his inability to deliver inventions equal to the extravagent claims he made for them. Tesla had reached the zenith of his notoriety and the fall from this state of grace would be long and painful. This patent is the basis of contemporary robotics. In the artificial lake, the audience saw a six foot, iron hulled boat decorated with tiny electric lights. Ever the master showman, Tesla invited the crowd to shout out commands, “Turn left! Turn right! Flash the lights!” In response, Tesla signaled the boat using his wireless transmitter and the boat executed the command. With the Spanish American War just over, Tesla described how he could easily build a larger boat, arm it with dynamite, and then steer it by remote control toward an enemy ship.

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Remote for Delhi High Court blast came from PoK

Srinagar, Jan 9: With security agencies still grappling with the investigations into the deadly Delhi High Court blasts, the agencies hav converse trainers e got a crucial lead into the case. It has been understood that the remote used for triggering the explosion was smuggled from Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) through LoC trade.

The police after examining the circuit used for the explosion on Sept 7 converse trainers , 2011 found that a three battery remote was used for the operation. The same sort of remote was used by terrorists in earlier explosions like the one in Sangrama in Sopore of North Kashmir, Udhampur in May during an unsuccessful attack on an Army officer and during the assassination opearation of Jamiat e Ahl e Hadees head Maluana Showkat Ahmad Shah in April.

This particular three battery remote is believed to have more range and is a comparatively new technology that will give more time for the terrorists to leave the scene of crime. The breakthrough wa converse trainers s possible since it was the same team of National Investigation Agency (NIA) that collected the samples from the Udhampur blast and also that of Sangrama IED. The NIA is looking into the Delhi High Court probe as well.

Sources revealed that an investigation by the Jammu and Kashmir Police and central agencies have found that at least 6 such remotes was smuggled to the Indian territory during the cross Line of Control (LoC) trade from Uri of North Kashmir.

Meanwhile, search is on for the mastermind in the Delhi High Court blast case converse trainers , Junaid Akram Malik. The NIA has already announced a cash reward of Rs 10 lakh for information leading to the arrest of Junaid.

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Remote Cabins in Alaska

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Alaska Wilderness Cabins

Holitna River Lodge is only accessible by either chartered float or by river boat. With no immediate neighbors except for local wildlife, the lodge is ideal for those looking to take a fishing trip in the heart of Alaska. Wit converse trainers h room for six guests, the cabin offers comfortable homely accommodation and the lodge staff are on hand to see that you have all you need during your stay. Beside the cabin is a bathhouse with full washing facilities and gourmet meals are provided in your trip package. Local guides are available to help you choose the best fishing spots and advise you on hiking trails in the area. You are also able to take a guided mountain bike tour of the area through the numerous trails that will bring you up close to some of Alaska’s famous wildlife residents such as black bears, moose and wolverines. As of early 2010, rates for the cabin begin at $2,200 per person for a seven day trip includin converse trainers g all meals, use of boats and fishing equipment. Booking is made through the owners who are based in Pennsylvania.

Nestled in the wilderness of Lake Clark National Park, the offers luxurious accommodation in a remote part of Alaska. Situated near the banks of the Twin Lakes, the cabin comes with bedding, cooking stove and utensils an converse trainers d a 16 foot boat to explore the lake with. Sleeping up to four guests, the cabin is surrounded by beautiful scenery and there are an abundance of hiking and fishing opportunities. A wide variety of species inhabit the area and you may come across caribou, ptarmigan or even grizzly bears. A spectacular location for true nature lovers, the 2010 rates for Windsong begin at $350 per night for two guests with an additional $25 for each additional guest.

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Remodeler’s Tag Sale At Kitchen

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O’Reilly’s Irish Gifts, 248 Main St. in Farmington, is holding a sale on imported Irish wedding bands Saturday and Sunday. Order an engagement ring or wedding band and you’ll save 15 percent. The sale features fiction and non fiction titles, DVDs, CDs and audio books. On Sunday, books are $5 a bag. The Wethersfield Library is at 515 Silas Deane Highway. today with all clothes priced at just $1. (All men’s, women’s and kids’ pants, slacks and jeans will be $1 each through March 31.) On Wednesdays, seniors receive a 10 percent discount on all purchases.

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Neckers, a Simsbury toy store, holds a 62nd anniversary celebration on Saturday and Sunday, with savings of 10 percent off merchandise storewide. The store is closed Tues converse trainers day. Neckers is at 1591 Hopmeadow St. Information: 860 658 5783. Merchandise includes toys, games and puzzles, children’s clothing, shoes, athletic equipment, baby gear, nursery furniture, maternity fashions.

The UConn Health Center Auxiliary Thrift Shop holds a winter clearance sale. Today only, everything in the store is $1. On Friday and Saturday, there’s a bag sale. (Get one bag of merchandise for $7. Buy two bags and it’s $6 each. Three or more bags are $5 each.) UCHCA Thrift Shop is at 270 Park Road in West Hartford. Through April 3, everything in the store is discounted 20 percent.

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Remit2India bags coveted award

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Reminiscing with Rachel’s potato chips

A pioneer in gourmet potato chips!Coming across a bag of Rachel’s potato chips last weekend was like finding an old friend: Naming biases aside, I think the chips one of the first “gourmet” potato chip brands are a great product. Though somehow I converse trainers couldn’t remember the last time I’d had a bag: Was it back when Northwest Airlines used to pass ’em out with in flight meals?

Rachel’s may be best known for the exposure it received in 1998 when it was a tiny, Bloomington based mom and pop operation. Two weeks before the Indianapolis 500, owner Jim Garlie decided to sponsor a team of racers one of whom, an aging long shot named Eddie Cheever, won the converse trainers grand prize. A previous sponsor had converse trainers jumped ship, and the Minneapolis based snack food maker signed on just 10 days before the big race. To bring Rachel’s on board, Cheever had to execute some flashy maneuvers. First, he persuaded an associate sponsor, Midwestern hardware chain magnate John Menard, to carry Rachel’s at his 138 Menards stores. That virtually guaranteed Rachel’s sponsorship investment would be covered before a single race was run.

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Reminders Spur Hospital Staff to Remove Patient Catheters

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 18 (HealthDay News) Systems that remind hospital staff when to remove catheters from patients can reduce the rate of catheter associated urinary tract infections by 52 percent, a new study has found.

Cath converse trainers eter associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) is the most common hospital acquired infection, researchers from the University of Michigan pointed out.

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“Because catheter reminders and stop orders are beneficial converse trainers regardless of the technology used from verbal bedside reminders to computer generated stop orders these interventions appear to be low cost strategies that could be implemented in any health care system,” Meddings and her colleagues explained.

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Remembering Your Cloth Shopping Bags

If there is one thing that I have learned from working at a grocery store is that people love their cloth shopping bags. On top of the self satisfaction of reducing your plastic c converse trainers onsumption, cloth shopping bags are more stylish, coming in all sorts of designs and colors, they are more comfortable to carry, less apt to break, and hold more than your typical plastic bag. In fact, the only complaint I hear regarding cloth shopping bags, is the tendency of their owners to forget them at home when they go shopping. In effort to help you remember your shopping bags, I have written down a few ideas that I have seen work for other people. The first, and probably most common of ways to remember your reusable shopping bags is to keep them in your car. This idea works great if you follow a couple of tips; one, make sure, if you have multiple cars, that you keep multiple bags in each car. Otherwise, it never fails, you will go shopping converse trainers in the car that does not have your shopping bags. Two, if you do keep your shopping bags in your car, make sure you put them were you can see them. By placing your shopping bags in the trunk of your car, where you never see them, is almost a guarantee that you will forget them. Instead, if put them on your front passenger seat or maybe in the back seat next to your purse, you will increase your odds of noticing the bags before you enter the store.

Attaching your cloth shopping bags, at home, to your grocery shopping list and coupons, is also another common way of reminding yourself to bring your bags. Of course this only works if you do not forget to bring your list.

For parents of children, make it the kids job to remember the shopping bags, maybe even rewarding the kids with a treat for the times that you forget and they remember. In the case of my husband, who always forgets the bags when he goes shopping, I have just told my six year old daughter to remind him. This technique works great for them because where my husband often forgets, my daughter rarely does and she loves to remind him of things that he has overlooked.

For smaller grocery trips, especially with women, keeping a bag that easily, and compactly, folds up in their purse at all times works great. I have seen both at Safeway and Target bags that come collapsible with their own folding compartments that works well for this idea.

And lastly, for those that are perhaps more hard core about remembering their bags, is what I like to call the punishment method. I once watched a woman go through a line with a sizeable amount of groceries in her cart. She had forgotten her shopping bags, in her car, and she was going to make sure she did not d converse trainers o that again. After ringing up her groceries, she had the bagger place everything back in her shopping cart without any bags at all. After paying, she was going to walk out to her car and then bag them all herself in her trunk as a reminder to herself not to forget again.

Ultimately though, however you decide to remember your cloth shopping bags, it is helpful to know that eventually, taking your shopping bags to the grocery store does become second nature, especially when you start to notice how much less plastic is in your home.

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