Chinese energy company tested the drone with a flamethrower, designed to remove high-voltage wires of rubbish, e.g. plastic bags.
The specialists used a drone DJI S1000 , which can raise a weight of 11 kg, according to Sputnik.
The tests were carried out on 10 February this year in the city of Xiangyang in Hubei province. The use of drones, according to the company, allows to get rid accidentally caught the wire objects than with attraction for these purposes the crew.