Reply to post: Re: "one of the heli's various wireless receivers"

That was some of the best flying I've seen to date, right up to the part where you got hacked

Malcolm Weir Silver badge

Re: "one of the heli's various wireless receivers"

Late comment: what they're doing is maintenance reporting. The vehicle lands, spots the WiFi signal, sends it's status, and then the maintenance crew knows what knobs to turn / liquids to top up. Key benefit is reducing the number of personnel wandering around near spinning rotors.

Easy to add interlocks so the WiFi kit only comes on when there's weight-on-wheels!

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