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Airfield Photo with Crew

What does passerine mean?

Passerine is a bird of the order Passeriformes. Also known as perching birds.

How does it land?

Passerine aircraft will land like birds, performing a flared landing and then dropping onto their legs.

What makes this concept unique/better than the competition?

  • Multi-rotors
    • Capable of operating without take-off/landing infrastructure.
    • Capable of spot landings and standing take-offs
  • Fixed wing aircraft
    • Longer endurance
    • Higher flight speed
    • Longer range
    • Better scalability

What would this aircraft be used for?

  • Cargo transport
  • Surveying
  • Surveillance
  • Infrastructure monitoring

How is the aircraft controlled?

Initially, the aircraft will be remotely piloted with the help of an onboard controller, ultimately the aircraft will be fully autonomous, not requiring a human pilot.