Nimbus EosXi. Specifications. A photo.
Nimbus EosXi - Italian UAV civil designed in 2007, the company «Nimbus».
A photoNimbus EosXi
The design of an unmanned aircraft Nimbus EosXi made in a very unusual configuration, which is a essentially a hybrid of airplane and glider equipped with a gas-filled envelope. This device was designed by experts in the field of aviation and aerospace technology in the early 2000-ies, and, initially assumed that the drone will be developed on the basis of a conventional motorized hang glider, however, to provide a higher-lift, it was decided a few upgrade the standard design, in view of which here and there was a gas-filled shell.
UAV Nimbus EosXi is for civil purposes, such as the drone is actively used for tasks related to patrolling the area, used for aerial photography is used as a repeater equipment, however, among other things, the UAV Nimbus EosXi can also be used for the implementation of search operations, is used as a means of geological prospecting, etc..
Nimbus EosXi photo
Through the use of gas-filled shell, drone Nimbus EosXi equipped with low-power power ustanvokoy that nevertheless allows drones to carry out take-off and landing on short distances, however, due to the use of the weak by its engine power, maximum speed of the device is quite limited and is only 50 km \ h., while the maximum length of the drone flight is limited to three hours.
Drone Nimbus EosXi can be equipped with a variety of visual inspection devices, which includes electro-optical, infrared, multispectral and thermal cameras, which provides extensive use with this device.
Specifications Nimbus EosXi.
- Length: 5,6 m .;
- Wingspan: 6,5 m .;
- Height: 2,1 m .;
- Maximum takeoff weight: 120 kg .;
- Cruising flight speed: 35 km \ h .;
- Maximum flight speed: 50 km \ h .;
- Maximum flight distance: 100 km .;
- Maximum flight height: 3500 m .;
- aircraft engine type: a piston;
- Powerplant: unknown;
- Power: unknown.
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