It might not look like much, but China’s new Dove drone has powerful surveillance capabilities and even feels real birds. Photo: Northwestern Polytechnical University

China takes surveillance to new heights with flock of robotic Doves, but do they come in peace?

Hi-tech drones that look and move like real birds have already flown over restive Xinjiang region

Topic |   China science

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It might not look like much, but China’s new Dove drone has powerful surveillance capabilities and even feels real birds. Photo: Northwestern Polytechnical University
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Stephen Chen

Stephen Chen

Stephen Chen investigates major research projects in China, a new power house of scientific and technological innovation. He has worked for the Post since 2006. He is an alumnus of Shantou University, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and the Semester at Sea programme which he attended with a full scholarship from the Seawise Foundation.