AscTec Falcon 8
Category: Robotics > Characterization and Inspection > Airborne System
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The AscTec Falcon 8 is a robust octocopter with a design that favors practicality over aesthetics. With a compact body, the Falcon 8 motors are staggered along two side-mounted bars and a front facing, interchangeable camera rig.
The Falcon 8 can stay airborne for up to 22 minutes and can carry approximately 1.76 pounds of payload in addition to the weight of its built-in components. The 22 minute flight time is dependent on no additional weight being added, with the flight time decreasing depending on the payload.
UAV body type: Dihedral Octocopter
Dimensions: 770 x 820 x 125 mm
Max. Take-off weight: 2.3 kg
Max. payload: 0.8 kg
Flight Time incl. Payload: 12-22 min
Max. Range: 1,000 m
Max. Airspeed: 16 m/s
Wind load: 15 m/s (GPS: 12 m/s)
Data Connection: 2 x 2.4 GHz, 10-63 mW
Transmission Power: 5.8GHz 25/100 mW
Battery: LiPo batteries with 6250 mAh
Operating Temp: -5c to 35c
Remote Controller: Mobile ground station, Waypoint
Piloting and Sensor: AscTec autopilot or AscTec Trinity with 1,000 Hz clock
Flight Modes: GPS mode, Altitude mode, Manual mode
Security Modes: Direct landing, Direct Return, High Return
Automatic Sensor Data Verification.
Flexible Plug and Play Solution.
Three Flight Modes.
Live Flight Check.
Asctec Falcon 8