Flying spider

(Zool.) See Ballooning spider.

See also: Flying

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I was with an Indian friend at his home the other day, having a chat in a glorious evening, when his teenage daughter suddenly became hysterical - on account of a flying spider with angular legs landing on her lap out of the blue.
Unlike military drones, which often look like a remote-controlled airplane, the creature floating around Sochi resembles a huge flying spider.
Newer models tend to have all of their rotors facing into the sky, making them look a bit like a mechanical flying spider or insect.