Silent Falcon Solar-powered UAS
The Silent Falcon is a patent pending solar/electric, all composite, modular small Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) designed for both military and public safety applications.
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The UAS solar electric propulsion system, rugged composite structure, and three interchangeable wing configurations, it is the first sUAS capable of meeting both man portable and long endurance ISRT mission profiles.
Silent Falcon solar/electric UAS provides:
Extraordinary flight endurance
Thin film photo voltaic (TFPV) solar energy collection and lithium polymer batteries for energy storage
Gimbal safety retract
Electro optical, infrared and laser pointer sensor on patent pending “FalconVision™” gimbal
STANAG 4586 Compliant Unified Ground Control System
Silent and highly efficient propulsion system that is undetectable at less than 100’ AGL
Lightweight carbon fiber composite structure
3 interchangeable wing sizes to easily adapt to mission endurance requirements
Unique launch and recovery system
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