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Clear Flight Solutions
Clear Flight Solutions is focussed on the implementation of remotely piloted robotic birds: Robirds. Robirds have the realistic appearance of a Peregrine Falcon and a Bald Eagle. This unique invention uses flapping wing flight as a means of propulsion. Robirds not only resemble real birds of prey in appearance, but also in weight, flapping wing flight profile and flight performance.
Robirds are exceptionally suitable for controlling nuisance birds. The silhouette combined with the characteristic wing movement of the Robirds trigger the inbuilt instinct in pest birds to fly up, flock together and try to out climb the Robird in exactly the same way they do when confronted with the predator the Robird represents. After flocking the operator can now herd the pest birds in the desired direction out of harm’s way, without habituation and with a lasting effect. By imitating nature so closely, Robirds are extremely effective in herding birds, whereas most other currently used measures only randomly scare pest birds which then will scatter, with high risk of habituation. All in all, the Robirds offer a highly durable, sustainable and animal friendly way to keep unwanted birds away.