Developers Norwegian company Prox Dynamics made a system of individual intelligence-based handheld helicopter PD-100 Black Hornet. Mobile unmanned helicopter designed to provide a means infantry reconnaissance of the area, reconnaissance and surveillance of enemy action specifically on the battlefield.
Complex RMRN PD-100 from Prox Dynamics nanokoptera consists of PD-100 and the base station. The complex is placed in a pocket, weighs less than a kilogram and has dimensions 20h9h5 cm, not including the monitor.
Properties UAV PD-100:
rotor diameter — less than 28 cm;
speed — up to 10m/min;
Wet weight — 30 grams less;
flight time — 25 minutes.
electro-controlled camera with pan and tilt, depth view of the camera — 1 km;
a digital data channel;
autopilot with autonomous and controlled flight modes;
video navigation system and GPS.
automatic target acquisition by Swatch;
flight on this route.
Base Station PD-100 provides planning, execution, and analysis tasks, monitor connection, makes the function control and storage of data, including video and images, and connect to a PC, network, or peripheral devices.
The entire system can be trained to run for 1 minute, works indoors and outdoors, and small-size helicopter is silent; to master the skills of working with it is not required long-term training or experience of piloting; poses no threat to other aircraft or people; can do both reusable and one-off jobs.
PD-100 complex is designed to perform the following tasks:
search and rescue;
Prospecting in inaccessible places;
Review for the obstacles;
review with a bird’s-eye view;
identification of objects;
control over the actions of the crowd;
oversight of nuclear power plants;
check chemical plants after unfortunate incidents and cases.