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Google to test flights of first drones this year

Wednesday 4 March 2015 | 17:13 CET | News
Following its purchase of unmanned aerial vehicle manufacturer Titan Aerospace, Google will be conducting test flights of its first drones this year, reported The Guardian. 

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