THeMIS ELIX-XL

UAV carrier

About

THeMIS + ELIX-XL is a unmanned drone platform developed together with ELI. The system features the ELIX-XL multiorotor and the Drone Nest. The ELIX-XL is designed to capture and transmit high quality digital video both day and night. The ELIX-XL can be autonomously launched and recovered by the Drone Nest. The Nest also has the ability to switch drone batteries, minimising the time between flights and providing an increase in operational readiness.

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Features

Real time video from two gyro stabilized on-board cameras (Sony and Flir)
On board video recorder
Fully autonomous flight control including take-off and landing
Autonomous mission execution with option to change all parameters during flight
Ability to select active waypoints and/or change waypoint coordinates and parameters
Different pre-programmable flight patterns

Control systems

Teleoperation
Follow me In development
Waypoint navigation In development
Swarming In development

Technical specifications
EU
US

Speed
25 km/h 12.4 mp/h
Length
240 cm 94 in
Width
200 cm 79 in
Height
115 cm 45 in
Weight (without drone nest)
1630 kg 3593 lbs
Payload (without drone nest)
750 kg 1650 lbs
Maximum grade
60% 31 degrees
Maximum side slope
30% 17 degrees
Ground clearance
40 ... 60 cm 16 ... 23 in
Pull Force
21 000 N 4600 lbs
Run time hybrid
12h ... 15h
Run time electric
0,5h ... 1,5h
Power options
Battery Pack, Lead acid or Li-ion
Power options
Diesel engine & electric generator