A team of researchers at Luleå University of Technology in Sweden has developed a framework for visual inspections of very large 3-D infrastructures using autonomous micro aerial vehicles (MAVs). They introduce a system with advanced autonomy, deployable on a large scale for the inspection of old infrastructures.

‘Aging infrastructure is becoming a significant issue for developed societies, with an increased cost and a big danger for the human inspectors performing the overall operation’ George Nikolako
Source: NDT