Record Details

Catalog Search

[ Refine My Original Search ]

◄ Search Results Showing Item 5 of 43

Image of item

Commercial drones / Daniel R. Faust.

Commercial drones

Faust, Daniel R., author. (Author).

Available copies

  • 1 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

Current holds

    0 current holds with 1 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main j623.7469 F275c (Text) 31307021968708 Children's Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781499418545 (6 pack)
  • ISBN: 9781508144908 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781508144915 (library bound)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Look! up in the sky! -- From soldiers to civilians -- Recreational drones vs. commercial drones -- Parts of a drone -- Thrust and lift -- How do drones work? -- The first commercial drones -- Drones and the FAA -- Amazon and Google take to the air -- Special delivery -- Say cheese! -- In case of emergency -- Flying or spying? -- The future of commercial drones.
Summary, etc.:
This book explores unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), or drones, and its uses that impact many aspects of people's lives, with emphasis on the commercial aspects. It provides interesting facts and figures about commercial drones, including how this technology works and how it's used.
Subject: Drone aircraft > Juvenile literature.
Aeronautics, Commercial > Juvenile literature.
◄ Search Results Showing Item 5 of 43

Additional Resources