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Rupert Murdoch takes to the skies with a remotely-piloted ‘quadcopter’ drone

Rupert Murdoch takes to the skies with a remotely-piloted 'quadcopter' drone image www.spy-drones.com

Taking to he skies … Rupert Murdoch has flown his own “quadcopter” drone at Laguna Beach, California. Photo: AP

In the wake of News Corp’s foundation-shaking phone hacking trial, the thought of Rupert Murdoch at the helm of his own spy drone is enough to make his critics break out in a sweat.

But the 83-year-old media titan has taken to the sky like a pro, publishing a picture of his maiden flight on his personal social media account.

“Trying out my new drone,” the Melbourne-born executive chairman of News Corp boasted.

Apple CEO Tim Cook (right) chats with Rupert Murdoch, Executive Chairman of News Corp and Chairman and CEO of 21st Century Fox at the WSJD Live conference in Laguna Beach, California image www.spy-drones.com

Apple CEO Tim Cook (right) chats with Rupert Murdoch, Executive Chairman of News Corp and Chairman and CEO of 21st Century Fox at the WSJD Live conference in Laguna Beach, California. Photo: Reuters

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