Fully autonomous VTOL UAV with unique capabilities
Vertical Technologies, from the creators of DronesLab, has announced an exciting new VTOL product. Introducing the DeltaQuad, a series of autonomous VTOL UAVs. This hybrid vertical takeoff fixed wing vehicle can stream telemetry and video over the cellular network using VPN. Boasting an impressive 1 Kg payload capacity, along with 2-hour 45 minute flight time and 150 Km range.
The DeltaQuad is ideal for those working in the professional market, with competitive pricing. It is built with industrial quality hardware, featuring many electrical components specific to only the DeltaQuad.
The system is available in 3 different varieties: the DeltaQuad Base, One and Pro. The DeltaQuad Base is a kit version, capable of handling aftermarket avionics and the One is the RTF version. The Pro comes with 4G VPN secured telemetry and video. It features additional board computer running the DeltaQuad Safety and Performance System for advanced autonomous capabilities. These advanced features include weather condition checking, mission and terrain validation and air traffic awareness using ADS-B.
The DeltaQuad is developed by members of the PX4 Pro auto pilot development team and uses several impressive features that make this UAV as easy to control as setting up a navigation system. It requires no pre-flight calibrations, and the Pro model comes with an onboard computer that almost completely replaces the operator. This makes the vehicle suitable for BVLOS missions. The package also includes the DeltaQuad simulator, making it easy to get familiar with the controls prior to actual flights.
For more than 14 months, and in a relatively secret manner, Vertical Technologies has been working diligently on the DeltaQuad. Today they open the doors of their website, ready to ship DeltaQuads worldwide. For more information on the DeltaQuad, and to purchase, click here.