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Flyability Elios 3 - Enterprise Package

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  • FlyAware SLAM Engine
  • SLAM-Based Stabilisation
  • 3D Live Map
  • 3D reporting
  • 3D Surveying Solution
  • Modular Payload Bay
  • Collision-Resilient Rugged Design
  • Close-Up Inspection Dedicated Payload
  • Extended Air-Time
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Quickly turn asset data into digital insights, with Elios 3 - the first mapping and inspection indoor drone, offering an unmatched combination of intelligence, versatility and stability.

Relying on the power of computer vision and LiDAR mapping, Elios 3 is a versatile indoor drone opening doors to a world where performing systematic inspections does not require months of training, reporting is done intuitively on a 3D model of your asset, and situational awareness is built into the piloting app.

    • Elios 3 UAV - 1x
    • LiDAR Payload - 1x
    • 2.4 GHz digital RC and video receiver - 1x
    • Android Tablet - 1x
    • Transport case - 1x
    • Battery storage safe bag - 1x
    • Toolbox with all required tools for maintenance - 1x
    • Micro SD cards - 1x 32 GB, 1x 64 GB
    • Spare cage pentagons - 16x
    • Propellers - 36x
    • Robot battery charger - 7x
    • Robot batteries - 9x
    • Extended warranty (24 months total)
    • 3-years of free Software upgrades ( Flyaware, Inspector, cockpit) - 1x
    • Introductory Training
    • Unlimited phone and email support


    Configuration Ducted fan quadcopter
    Data interface USB-C port using Inspector (requires drone to be powered by its battery!)
    Typical time required to download a full flight including lidar data <= 3min
    Dimensions 48cm wide
    38cm high
    Flight control sensors IMU, magnetometer, barometer, lidar, 3 computer vision camera and ToF distance sensor
    Flight modes ASSIST - Stabilised mode
    ATTI - Attitude mode
    SPORT - Sport mode
    Flight Time
    E3 base
    Flight Time
    E3 base + lidar mapping payload
    Ingress Protection Base platform + basic inspection payload: Splash and dust resistant design, equivalent to at least IP44
    LIDAR Payload: IP68
    Materials Carbon fibre - Kevlar composites, magnesium alloy, aeronautical grade aluminium, high-quality thermoplastics
    Motor type 4 fast reversing electric brushless motors
    Noise Level 83 dB(A) with lidar
    Onboard computer Nvidia Xavier NX onboard computer with custom Linux OS
    Operating temp. 0 °C to 50 °C
    Propeller life time 10h
    Propellers 4 propellers, 5 inches

    LiDAR payload

    Lidar sensor Ouster OS0-32 beams sensor

    Smart battery

    Battery change time < 10s by means of plug and play battery mechanism
    Battery life time 50 flights
    Battery Type LiPo 6S HV Smart Battery:
    - LED, button and user interface for SOC monitoring, etc
    - Improved safety during charge cycle (protection for: overcharge, overcurrent, overvoltage, over/under-temperature)
    - Accurate state-of-health and state-of-charge estimation
    - Plug-and-play charging
    - Self-balancing
    - Storage self-discharge
    - Cycle counter
    - Battery ID
    Charger Elios 3's plug and play Smart Battery Charger
    -> 150VA Reactive power input
    -> 100-240V AC voltage input
    -> 1.5A AC max current input
    Charging Temperature 0°C - 45°C
    Charging time 1h
    Compliance Approved for carry-on luggage.
    Complies with IATA Dangerous Good Regulation.
    Energy 99.2Wh
    Net Weight 620 g ; 1.4 lbs

    Payload chassis

    Camera Pod Downward tilt -90 degrees
    Camera Pod Upward tilt +90 degrees
    Payload head Damped for vibrations

    Main camera

    Control modes Auto mode with manual EV compensation
    File Storage MicroSD card (onboard the aircraft)
    Max capacity: 128 GB
    Recommended model: Sandisk Extreme micro SDXC UHS-I V30
    Ground sample distance minimum 0.18mm/pix at 30cm
    Lens 2.71 mm focal length
    Fixed focal
    Movie FOV 114° horizontal, 131° diagonal
    Photo Formats JPG
    Photo FOV 119° horizontal, 149° diagonal
    Photo Recording Resolution 4000 x 3000, up to 40 pictures during flight
    Sensor 1/2.3" CMOS
    Effective Pixels: 12.3 M
    Sensitivity: Optimised for low light performance
    Supported File System FAT32 for cards up to 32 GB, exFAT for cards bigger than 32 GB.
    Up to 128GB card size.
    Total vertical FOV approximately 244° including camera tilt including 180°C without obstruction
    Video Formats MOV
    Video Recording Resolutions 4k Ultra HD: 3840 x 2160 at 30 fps
    FHD: 1920 x 1080 at 30 fps
    Video Streaming Resolution FHD: 1920 x 1080 at 30 fps

    Thermal camera

    Lens FOV 56° x 42°, Depth of field 15cm to infinity
    Sensitivity (NEdT)  
    Sensor Lepton 3.5 FLIR
    Video Recording Resolution 160 x 120 at 9 fps
    Wavelength (LWIR) 8-14 μm

    Lighting system

    Control From remote controller, adaptive light beam controlled by camera pitch
    Modes Normal mode (4x panels used)
    Dustproof lighting (2x outer panels used only)
    Selective/oblique lighting (left or right side only)
    Type High-efficiency LEDs for even lighting in front, top and bottom, optimised for low impact of dust on picture quality.

    Aircraft transmission

    Designation of emissions Downlink: max 18Mbps
    -> Video: 1080p@30fps
    -> FMU data
    Uplink: max 3Mbps
    -> RC commands
    Frequency band Tx 2.4GHz ISM band (2402MHz - 2483MHz)
    Maximum output power 2.4 Ghz ≤20 dBm

    Operational safety and crashworthiness

    Battery latch safety alarm Sensor embedded in battery mechanism to alarm customer with visual warning on drone and in Cockpit if battery lever is not closed correctly.
    Fail safe Auto-landing on signal lost
    Navigation lights One RGB navigation light on the rear of the drone
    Protection cage Carbon fibre cage with soft coating, modular subcomponents for maintenance ease, thermoplastic elastomer suspensions, bottom opening dimensioned for easy battery access, front opening dimensioned for easy payload access.

    Remote controller

    Battery 6700 mAh 1S
    Battery Charger Voltage & power input 12 V / 24 W
    Battery Charging temperature range 10°C to 35°C
    Battery life time 300 cycles
    Controls Aircraft control and payload settings
    Operating temp. -10°C to 45°C
    Options Optional remote controller (camera operator) with video stream reception on a secondary screen, and dual control of camera settings.
    Output port USB-C
    Weight 1760g with tablet holder

    Remote controller transmission

    Designation of emissions Downlink: max 18Mbps
    -> Video: 1080p@30fps
    -> FMU data
    Uplink: max 3Mbps
    -> RC commands
    Frequency band Tx 2.4GHz ISM band (2402MHz - 2483MHz)
    Maximum output power 2.4 Ghz ≤20 dBm
    Radio link Encryption 128 bit aes-ctr as per the LTE spec


    Battery Charger USB fast Charger 5V /15W
    Charging temp. 0°C to 40 °C
    Charging Time 3h (with fast charger provided with tablet)
    5h (with normal charger provided by Flyability)
    Model Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 or S8
    Operating temp. -10 °C to 50 °C
    Weight 500 g

    Transport case

    Compliance NOT IATA compliant for checked-in luggage
    Possibility to have a smaller case for IATA compliance in option

    Cockpit software

    Features Real time video and UAV telemetry, status visualisation (remaining battery, payload settings, warnings, etc.), control payload settings and various configurations.
    Operating system Android 11/12 developed for Samsung Tab S7 / S8 tablet

    Inspector software

    Operating system Windows 10/11 (64 bits)

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