So, if you tricked out a radio controlled 'plane with an HD camera, a GPS tracker, a radio transmitter to send the video back to Earth, strapped it onto a weather balloon, flew it to the edge of space and then tried to pilot it home, what would it look like ?
It would look awesome. It would look like this
This is the work of David Windestål, a Sweedish RC aircraft enthusiast and, lets face it, dude. If you're of a technical bent, you can find a comprehensive write up over at RCExplorer.se. The site also contains some other amazing stuff, like this rocket plane!
Codemonkey, iOS developer, neophyte entrepreneur, frequent hat wearer. Founder of Enigmatic Ape (@EnigmaticApe). Recidivist tea drinker. Sound tennis noob with NEVITC. Now available in Twitter, Google+ and ADN