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US: Alaska airport hires robot-dog to chase wildlife

Added 2024-04-06

Description

Fairbanks International Airport obtained the U$70k Boston Dynamics four legged robot that can be disguised as a coyote through a U.S. Agriculture Department grant. Scaring migratory birds away from planes could be one of the more benevolent uses of such beasts.

Location

United States
Fairbanks, Alaska