Hybrid Power Extends Small UAS Endurance

Credit: AAC
Startup Advanced Aircraft Corp. (AAC) plans to begin deliveries of its Hercules long-endurance multirotor small unmanned aircraft system (UAS) in December. A hybrid electric propulsion system gives the vertical-takeoff-and-landing (VTOL) drone a 2-hr. endurance carrying a 4-lb. payload.At 38-lb...

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