A Durham man is among the first in the country to test a new type of drone that can be made out folded paper. The device has a plastic propeller, an attached rudder, and is directed by an iPhone app.
The drone is called the PowerUp 3.0. It was created by Shai Goitein, a former Israeli Air Force pilot.
Goitein took his engineering idea to the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter last fall. He asked for $50,000 and received $1.2 million dollars.
Here's the original concept: