2108 St. George Avenue, Saskatoon, SK S7M0K7, Canada
by Shannon Putnam

Draganflyer Commander2

2108 St. George Avenue, Saskatoon, SK S7M0K7, Canada
by Shannon Putnam

About

The Draganflyer Commander2 is a high endurance, dual battery, small Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS). The dual battery system provides extended flight time and increased safety.


The Draganflyer Commander2 is a multi-mission, high-endurance, electric small Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS) that combines the signature design elements of our past Draganflyer systems with the most advanced features to date. Our patented carbon fiber folding airframe and wide range of interchangeable payloads makes this system a must-have in your toolkit for capturing high-resolution imagery. The Commander2 is the ideal choice for numerous applications across many industries including agriculture, public safety, and aerial 3D modeling. Paired with powerful MAVLink-based flight planning software, the Commander2 supports both fully- and semi-automated missions, as well as manual flight operations with a pilot in the loop for a high level of system control to handle any operational task.

 

FULLY CUSTOMIZABLE

 

THE EASE OF A TURNKEY SOLUTION WITH THE FLEXIBILITY OF CUSTOMIZATION

Backed by 23+ years of UAV engineering and development, the Draganflyer Commander2 is fully customizable. You can select from a turnkey product or work with us to design and customize a tailor-made solution built exclusively for you. Choose from a wide selection of interchangeable payloads, which can all be quickly and easily swapped between flights. With sensors such as high-resolution RGB with optical zoom, Multispectral, Thermal IR, and Hyperspectral, we work with the very best on the market – MicaSense, FLIR, Sony, and Corning, to name a few. Because we own the design and manufacturing process of the Commander2, we offer engineering and integration services to fully customize the system to meet your operational requirements – we even offer integration for specialized sensors, so let us know what type of sensor you want to work with, and we’ll offer you a solution.

 

PROUDLY NORTH AMERICAN

 

DRAGANFLY IS PROUDLY CANADIAN

Exclusively designed, developed, and manufactured in Canada, the Commander2 complies with ‘Built in North America’ requirements. Featuring North American made flight controllers, sensors, radios, and encrypted communications, you can be confident in the integrity of both your data and your investment.

 

Flexible Mission Planning


Equipped with a new flight controller, the Commander2, operates with MavLink-based mission planning software to provide powerful and easy to operate flight planning options for fully and semi automated missions as well as manual flight operations.

 

Custom Integration and Design


The Commander2 is not just a hardware package; this system is available for customization and development to best fit your needs and applications. Backed by over 23 years of UAV development experience, you can be confident in a system that is truly tailored for your mission.


RTK Ready


The Commander2 is available with an optional PPK/RTK enabled GPS system and basestation to provide improved absolute accuracy during data collection.


Interchangeable Payload


Offered with a range of RGB 10x zoom, RGB, Multispectral, Thermal IR, and Hyperspectral sensors, the Commander2 has a wide selection of tightly integrated payloads to meet your data collection needs. All payloads are quickly interchangeable between flights and include sensors from MicaSense, FLIR, Sony, and Corning. As always, Draganfly continues to offer custom payload integration for specialized sensors.

 

HELICOPTER SPECIFICATIONS

 

DIMENSIONS


• Width: 87.3cm (34.4in)
• Length: 87.3cm (34.4in)
• Top diameter: 107cm (42in)
• Height: 29.46cm (11.6in)


WEIGHT AND PAYLOAD


• Helicopter w/battery: 2,750g (6lbs)
• Payload capacity: 1,000g (2.2lbs)
• Max take-off weight: 3,750g (8.26lbs)


FLIGHT CHARACTERISTICS


• Max climb rate: 2m/s (393ft/min)
• Max descent rate: 2m/s (393ft/min)
• Max turn rate: 90 degrees/sec
• Max mission speed: 18m/s (64km/hr)
• Minimum air speed: 0m/s (0kmr/hr)
• Launch type: VTOL
• Typical flight time: 30 min (w/ payload)
• Ceiling ASL: 2,438m (8,000ft density altitude)


AUTOMATED MISSION TYPES


• Grid and 90 degree double grid
• Corridor mapping
• Target stare point
• Waypoint
 

 

Additional information

Video

Draganfly CEO Cameron Chell sits down with Kitco News to discuss the future of the drone industry

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