With eight independent motors each driving a single carbon fiber propeller, a backup battery power system, and a ballistic parachute to safely land in the event of emergency, the SureFly provides unparalleled safety for a personal aircraft.
Electric Driven Props: 2 props per arm, contra rotating. Eight motors, each driving a single propeller
Piloted Vehicle designed to carry pilot and passenger or pilot and cargo
Curb Weight: 1100lbs. Max Takeoff Weight: 1500lbs
Gasoline Piston Engine drives dual generators to provide power to prop motors
Dual Lithium Battery Packs: 7.5kWh each, used for emergency landing power (5 minutes) in the event the gasoline generator fails
Full computer and electrical system redudancy
Fuselage and props are carbon fiber for durability and light weight
70 mph top speed
One hour of flight time available per tank of gasoline
Flight ceiling of 4000 feet.
Fix Prop Pitch and no transitional parts (No wings, tail, tilt rotor or tilt wings) for simplicity and safety
Workhorse CEO Steve Burns Speaks at the ACT Expo 2016You're Invited to the SureFly Unveiling
International Paris Air Show: Le Bourget, Section A 5
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