Utilizing patented X-blade Technology™, our transitional VTOL is up to 80% faster surveying operations than terrestrial surveying and 15X more coverage per flight compared to a multi-rotor.
Discover unparalleled efficiency, flexibility, and reliability with the world’s most advanced transitional VTOL UAS.
Runway independent, small logistical footprint, no additional launch and recovery equipment.
Interchange batteries, parts, and payloads for greater flexibility and performance with this modular unmanned aerial system.
VTOL provides maximum protection of payloads and eliminates wear and tear caused by launch and recovery systems.
Get the take-off and landing capabilities of a multi-rotor with the flight efficiency of a fixed-wing aircraft. The Swift Crane is designed to fly fully autonomously but can be switched to radio control if needed.
Ground support equipment typically consists of battery charging equipment, power source, antenna tripod/stand with radios, and ancillary equipment.
Ground control station and antenna
The NightHawk2 EO/IR stabilizing camera payload
Switch payloads for different missions. The Swift Crane has a payload capacity of 2.5lbs and integrates with NightHawk2 or mapping cameras.
Contact Us for custom payload solutions.
The Swift Crane is easy to setup and only requires one person for assembly. In under five minutes our UAS is ready to fly and begin your mission.
Height: 3.5 ft / 1.0 m
Wingspan: 13.5 ft / 4.1 m
Footprint: 5.0 ft x 4.0 ft / 1.5 m x 1.2 m
Landing Area: 30 x 30 ft / 9.1 m x 9.1 m
Endurance: 90+ minutes (electric)
Range: 25+ km
Ceiling: 10,000 ft / 3,048 m
Cruise Speed: 33 knots / 17.0 m/s
Engine: Fully Electric
Empty structure weight: 28.5 lbs / 12.9 kg
Max takeoff weight: 45.0 lbs / 20.4 kg
Max payload weight: 2.5 lbs / 1.1 kg
Modular payload capabilities
Gimbal EO/IR, Static HD Photo
Video datalink: Encrypted (2.4 GHz)
C2 datalink: Encrypted (900 MHz)
Custom solutions and integrations available
Specs Last Updated: 3/14/23