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SQ-7

Outstanding performance when you need it most

The SQ-7  is the new concept of VTOL (Vertical Takeoff and Landing) UAV.  SQ-7  presents a new definition in aerodynamics, flight stability, payload capability and flight time. Not only does it operate with very little noise, it is also capable of sustaining excellent performance during high winds and adverse weather with over 1 hour of flight time.

SQ-7 HAS BEEN DEVELOPED FOR ADVANCED MISSIONS WITH HIGH DEMANDS IN PAYLOAD AND FLIGHT STABILITY.

Powerful features

The 4 brushless motors give minimal noise (less than 65 dba at 3 metres).

If speed is important, the SQ-7 can be fitted with 8 motors.

We supply an ultra-light carbon gyro-stabilised gimbal with visible and thermal infra-red cameras that can be easily installed on the SQ-7.

Other extras available include a generic gyro-stabilised brushless gimbal or customised platforms for unique cameras and payloads.

Features

The SQ-7 system consists of the air vehicle and a ground station with the software for mission planning and flight control, together with a telemetry system. The radio control transmitter can be handheld, laptop or mounted inside a control room.

The SQ-7 can be flown manually or autonomously by either 1 or 2 people depending on the task.

All types of GCS show the downlink video in real time (with recording) plus follow the air vehicle route on a map (Google Earth).

SQ-7 has been developed for advanced missions with high demands in payload and flight stability.

Its low-noise operation capability easily merges with critical operational scenarios. Compatible with our ultra-light carbon gyro-stabilized gimbal, users have full free of movement

  • Carbon fibre quick fix propellers
  • Pelicase for transportation
  • Highly stable auto hovering
  • Autonomous Navigation – 20 Waypoint missions
  • Automatic take-off and landing
  • Bidirectional datalink with 1km range
  • Auto stabilized payload (pan, tilt & roll gimbal)
  • Analog or Digital Encoded Video link
  • Visible, thermal and NIR cameras
  • Removable arms
  • New detectable landing gear with suspension
  • Quick release carbon battery slot

Payloads

View Gimbals

Gimbals & Cameras

  • UXG-300 Gimbal.Daylight camera.
  • UXG-350 gimbal. Daylight and thermal IR camera.
  • UXG-350-NIR Gimbal. Daylight and thermal IR camera.
  • UXG-100-3 Gimbal for still & video cameras

Other Payloads

  • Geiger Radiation Sensor
  • Multiply Gas Sensor
  • RFID Scanner
  • Target Lock-on System
  • Search Light
  • LIDAR Sense & Avoid System (see below)
  • Boat Stopping Capability

LIDAR

The SQ-4 and SQ7 can be equipped with a lightweight and compact laser scanner.
Compact, rugged and very lightweight design High-accuracy ranging based on echo digitization and online waveform processing
High laser pulse repetition rate up to 550 kHz for fast data acquisition Fast scan speed up to 200 scans/sec
Field of view up to 330° enabling data acquisition in narrow, complex environments Multiple target capability – compact and lightweight unlimited number of target echoes
Perfectly parallel scan lines Regular point pattern
Electrical interfaces for GPS data string and Sync Pulse (1PPS) Mechanical interface for IMU mounting
Scan data storage on internal 240 GByte SSD Memory Integrated LAN-TCP/IP interface
Eye Safety Class Laser Class 1 Accuracy/Precision 10 mm / 5 mm
Max. Range @ Target Reflectivity 60% 920 m Max. Range @ Target Reflectivity 20% 550 m
Minimum Range 3 metres. Maximum range 10 metres Max. Effective Measurement Rate up to 500,000 meas./sec
Field of View (FOV) up to 330° Max. Operating Flight Altitude AGL 350 m / 1,150 ft
LIDAR IMAGE

Dimensions 120 x 120 cm
Height 52 cm
Weight: Airframe 5 Kilos
Weight: Battery 2.6 Kilos
Weight: Camera 1.6 Kilos
Total weight 9.1 Kilos
Flight time Over 1 hour
Max speed 50 Km/h
Max height 1000 meters
Max range 16 Km
Wind limit 35 Km/h (wind burst) (Gusts up to 50 km/h)
Max take-off weight (MTOW) 12 Kg
Max Payload 6 Kg

Deployment VTOL (Vertical Take-off and Landing Extended range cover of telemetry up to 12Km
Carbon fibre Propellers and Airframe Extend range of video link for 8 Km
Engine: 4 Electrical Water proof motors (8 optional) Communications: 2.4Ghz/868Mhz/5.8Ghz
CFD ultra low noise propellers Power Source: Intelligent LiPo battery
100A high speed brushless controllers Crew 1 or 2 personnel depending on task
Autopilot black box IMU Custom designed (15+ sensors)
Protection Degree: IP54 GPS capability: WAAS, EGNOS, MSAS, GAGAN capable
In autonomous mode:UAV flights autonomously fulfilling the mission established by GCS with definitions of: o Waypoints o Route (the system defines automatically the sequence of way points) o Area (the system defines automatically the optimal route to cover the defined area) Autonomous Navigation:The system is equipped with an AHRS (Attitude and Heading Reference System), which provides 3D orientation by integrating gyroscopes, accelerometer, magnetometer, barometer and GPS data processed using kalman filters that provides a precise and resilient navigation.
Bidirectional datalink with 8km range LOS

Operational Temperature: -10 to 50ºC
Wind Limit: up to 35 Km/h (Gusts up to 50 km/h)

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