Videos From the Drones That Flew Into Fukushima

By Alexis C. Madrigal

As detailed in our related story, Honeywell's T-Hawk mini UAVs were deployed to the Fukushima hot zone this month under the leadership of Brad Welch. These are the videos the tiny craft returned that were released by the Tokyo Electric Power Corporation. The first three were taken April 15 of reactors 1, 3 and 4. The last was released today and shows the area between the reactors and the turbine building.

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