Four hour forty minute flight for Quaternium HYBRiX.20

Four hour forty minute flight for Quaternium HYBRiX.20

HYBRiX flying 01-03-17 Quaternium , a leading European brand of long-endurance multirotors, has flown for 4 hours and 40 minutes with their HYBRiX.20 fuel-electric quadcopter. They believe that this flight time beats any former demonstration ever made with an electric, hybrid of hydrogen multicopter HYBRiX.20 RPA was designed by Quaternium in 2014 and its first model was built in 2015, demonstrating the viability of hybrid technology to power drones. This […]

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Ballard Launches Next Generation Fuel Cell System for Drones, Expands Insitu Flight Testing

Ballard Launches Next Generation Fuel Cell System for Drones, Expands Insitu Flight Testing

Launching Insitu-s ScanEagle Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) (CNW Group/Ballard Power Systems Inc.) Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLDP) today announced that the company has developed a next generation high performance fuel cell propulsion system to power unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones. Ballard has also received a follow-on contract from Insitu, a Boeing subsidiary, for extended durability testing of the next-generation 1.3 kilowatt (kW) fuel cell propulsion system to […]

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