DIODON 

AMPHIBIOUS DRONE

DIODON Drone Technology brings world’ first inflatable, amphibious family of drones.  With Ingress Protection rating of 45, the DIODON drone can operate in adverse weather conditions, heavy rain or snowfall and is capable to launch and land on water, as demonstrated at SOFINS, Special Operation Forces Innovations Network event in March 2017.

POSSIBLE APPLICATIONS

DIODON drones are perfectly suited for applications in search and rescue missions, coastal guard surveillance, military reconnaissance missions in rough environments.  Foldable to a small backpack, can be rapidly deployed by inflating arms with an aid of electric compressor or even hand pump.

KEY FEATURES

RAPID DEPLOYMENT

Each DIODON unfolds in a few seconds and can be operated by a single person.

EASY TRANSPORTABILITY

Each DIODON is easily transportable thanks to compact, foldable inflatable structure.

VERSATILITY

Each DIODON can be fitted with a wide range of sensors to suit specific needs.

AMPHIBIOUS

Each DIODON is completely waterproof, therefore deployable under heavy rain or even directly from water surface.

AVAILABLE VARIANTS

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Recommended payload (g)

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Payload example

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Folded size (mm)

Unfolded size (mm)

Maximum endurance (min)

Unfolding time (s)

Operational range (km)

Ingress Protection rating

SP20

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200

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Single sensor (thermal, 

day or night)

200 x 200 x 100

600 x 600 x 100

20

45

2

45

MP40

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400

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Stabilised Gimbal with single-sensor

300 x 300 x 150

800 x 800 x 150

30

60

3

45

HP150

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1500

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Stabilised Gimbal with multi-sensors

400 x 400 x 200

1500 x 1500 x 200

35

120

3

45

Video

PURCHASE

PRODUCT PURCHASE  

Southern Cross Drones takes pre-orders for complete DIODON solution kit, including inflatable drone,  remote controller, electric pump, spare parts, training and after sales support.   We are expecting general availability of DIODON drone in 2nd half of 2017.  Send us a message to request quote and learn more about DIODON use cases.  

Email sales@southerncrossdrones.com

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