Kelley Roberts | UAV Expert News
Inspired Flight Launches The IF1200 – A New Federally-Compliant Heavy-Lift Hexacopter UAV
Inspired Flight, a California-based UAV manufacturer serving both commercial and federal markets, has announced the launch of the IF1200 industrial hexacopter UAV.
Originally developed for U.S. Defense customers, and designed to replace the DJI M600, the IF1200 maintains strict compliance with the expanding U.S. Government regulations regarding Chinese components. Best part? Inspired Flight was able to develop, produce, and test the system entirely in the USA and leverages domestically-sourced electronics.
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The IF1200 aims to be the go-to drone in your drone fleet with up to 40 minutes of flight time and 8 kg payloads. Supporting a range of optical cameras, users leverage complete camera control along with the ability to write GNSS data directly onto the captured images for various applications.
The Universal Payload Interface and open-system architecture accommodate the integration of nearly any third-party tech stack, producing a highly flexible, complete solution for various applications including, utility inspection, aerial surveying, public safety, and defense. A key advantage of the IF1200 is its ability to swap between sensors. From Lidar payloads to gimbaled sensors, swapping payloads has never been easier!
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Key Features and Technology
- Smart Battery
- Parachute Safety System
- Communication Link
- Companion Link
- Companion Computer
- LIDAR Sensor
- MAVLINK SDK
- Rugged Airframe
- Powerful Propulsion
To learn more about the IF1200, please visit https://inspiredflight.com/if1200-hexacopter/