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The Portuguese Navy Failed Very Hard At Launching A Drone

This is not how to do drones.

1. The Portuguese Navy tried to launch an experimental drone in a ceremony at Lisbon Naval Base on Wednesday. It… didn’t quite work out.

Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=7NpemFgUH08. youtube.com

2. Flawless.

The Portuguese Navy Failed Very Hard At Launching A Drone

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Defence Minister José Pedro Aguiar-Branco, who was at the drone’s launch ceremony, commented that it showed why it was “necessary to invest a lot in training”.

3. Let’s look at that from another angle.

The Portuguese Navy Failed Very Hard At Launching A Drone

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4. Man dressed as a ninja throws plane in harbour. Textbook.

Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=pkwTABs9nXg. youtube.com

In fairness, as the video shows, the UAV did eventually take flight on a second attempt.

5. Well done everybody.

Well done everybody.

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Read more: http://buzzfeed.com/tomphillips/this-video-shows-you-how-not-to-launch-a-military-drone

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