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Hi All,

This update contains some flight test results with video as well as software simulation and programming using the Paparazzi ground station.


Tagged in: video , Paparazzi , Outback , manual , Linux , Karmic , competition , Challenge , Borjet , airframe

The plane was successfully flown in manual (RC) mode however the motor blew up approximately 2 minutes into the flight. The following footage (20 seconds) is of the plane gliding in for a smooth landing after motor failure (please excuse the camera shake my little bother was filming).


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This build log entry details construction of the Borjet Maja airframe specifications for which can be found in a previous blog post here.


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Borjet (Germany) have generously decided to sponsor Rescue Robotics to help promote their Maja UAV kit.

The Maja UAV kit has the following specifications:

·        Wingspan: 180 cm

·        Length: 120 cm

·        Weight without battery: 1.5 kg

·        Payload (including battery): 1.5 kg

·        Base construction material: EPP foam

I will be documenting my build process as I go here on rescuerobotics.com.au

 

image taken from DIY drones.

 


Tagged in: UAV , Maja , hardware , COTS , competition , Challenge , Borjet , airframe
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