Everybody on earth knows Yamaha – the famous motorbike manufacturer, but the company actually also produces other vehicles such as outboard engines, watercraft and starting today – drones. They did indeed just unveil a drone namely called YMR-01, an aircraft aimed at pesticide application in agricolture.
The Yamaha YMR-01 comes with six arms and eight rotors, which means there two some arms with two rotors, those are technically called “vertical coaxial” rotors. Yamaha the stated that the special design helps the drone create a more effective downward air currents for an optimal application of pesticides.
The drone was actually revealed at the Next Generation Agriculture Expo Tokyo, but now it’s been displayed at CES 2018 in Las Vegas, which means more people will get to know about it.
Learn more about the Yamaha YMR-01 on the company’s official website.