The AirBIRD is a turnkey light weight towed bird Magnetometer system designed specifically for UAV’s. This system has everything needed to carry out high precision UAV magnetometer surveys from an UAV.
The AirBIRD weighs 3.6 kg and therefore is suitable for medium and larger quadcopters and helicopter UAVs. The system is designed to simply be attached to an appropriate UAV for survey operations.
Easy handling and shipping
The AirBIRD includes: (1) GSMP 35U high precision and sensitivity Potassium UAV magnetometer, a laser altimeter to record bird height above ground, a GPS for bird tracking, an IMU, a data acquisition unit (GEMDAS), a radio link for real-time transmission of the data to a ground station as well as a li-po battery to run the complete system for 60 min and light weight tow cable.
AirBIRD in Flight
The AirBIRD can be purchased as a standalone instrument or complete with appropriate UAV to be a complete survey system.
GEM Hawk UAV with AirBIRD
GEM Copter UAV with AirBIRD
Download the AirBIRD Brochure: GEM_UAV_Solutions-AIRBIRD_Sept2016
AirBIRD towed by the GEM Hawk
AirBIRD Flight trials – Take Off
AirBIRD Flight trials – In Flight
AirBIRD Flight trials – Landing
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