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This device would attach to the exterior of an aircraft. After
takeoff it would shine lasers around the aircraft in a way that
would, when in clouds, create the appearance of giant
butterfly wings gently wafting the airplane along.
Strobe or Anticollision Lights
"They are turned off when flying through clouds, because the intense flashing effect can be reflected back into the cockpit and cabin by the cloud, causing a blinding effect." [Klaatu, Oct 05 2013]
Mini Cooper advert with lasers
[Klaatu, Oct 05 2013]
||Would be very pretty. Of course the pilot probably
wouldn't enjoy being blinded, and crashing because he
could no longer read his instruments.
||I have been flying in haze with low light and had to turn
off the anti-collision lights to prevent loss of night
||Let's keep it at ground level like the Mini-cooper ads.
||// I was surprised not to find 'Xenzag' at the bottom
of the post.//
||It still sounds so pretty I bunned it!!