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Best Pixhawk Drones 2020
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International

Tarot 650 V2.1 Ready To Fly

$ 1,699.95 USD

Our smallest multi-rotor drone, the Tarot 650 is great for carrying small payloads under 1.5kg, or to be used as a trainer for Pixhawk multi-rotor systems.

  • Carry up to 3.3lbs (1.5Kg) payload
  • Up to 25 minute flight time 
  • Quadcopter design & single battery system
  • Can be customized by us to meet customer requirements
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Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International

Tarot X6 V2.2 Ready To Fly

$ 2,899.95 USD

Consistenly one of our most popular models, the Tarot X6 delivers value, and reliability with a large payload bay allowing for a wide variety of payloads. 

  • Carry up to 11lbs (5Kg) payload 
  • Up to 35 minute flight time
  • Reliable hexacopter design & dual battery system
  • Can be customized by us to meet customer requirements
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Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International
Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly - UAV Systems International

Tarot T-18 V2.1 Ready To Fly

$ 3,599.95 USD

Our drone with the largest payload ability, the Tarot T-18 is also our only octocopter. Designed to carry your largest payloads with the reliability of an octocopter design.

  • Carry up to 17lbs (8Kg)
  • Up to 30 minute flight time
  • Reliable octocopter design & dual battery system
  • Can be customized by us to meet customer requirements
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Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International
Aurelia X6 Pro - UAV Systems International

Aurelia X6 Pro

$ 5,999.95 USD

Our newest & top of the market Pixhawk drone. Performance, Simplicity, and Luxury describe the Aurelia X6 Pro best. If you want the best this is it.

  • Carry up to 11lbs (5Kg)
  • Up to 60 minute flight time 
  • Highly accurate with 1cm GPS accuracy and 2.5cm altitude accuracy 
  • 12 mile (20km) range
  • IOT LTE drone with mobile & web app 
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Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International

Talon GT V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone

$ 1,699.95 USD

Our best fixed wing trainer platform, or for those wanting something simple to use. Easily repairable compared to other fixed wings, and smart a design makes the Talon GT a great choice.

  • Carry up to 0.65lbs (300 grams) 
  • Up to 45 minute flight time
  • Tough and easily transportable design
  • Can be customized by us to meet customer requirements
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Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International
Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone - UAV Systems International

Skywalker X8 V2.1 Ready To Fly Drone

$ 1,999.95 USD

The Skywalker X8 is one of the most popular Pixhawk fixed wing drones of all time. Use it for a wide variety of tasks thanks to its large interior and long flight time.

  • Carry up to 2.2lbs (1Kg)
  • Up to 60 minute flight time
  • Spacious interior with ample space for extra equipment
  • Can be customized by us to meet customer requirements
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Pixhawk Drone Software

For your Pixhawk drone, it can either be setup to run Ardupilot software, or PX4 software depending on what you wish to use the drone for. Both software are open source and have extensive support online.

Ardupilot

UAV Systems is proudly an official partner of Ardupilot, one of the largest open source drone software platforms. All of our drones come automatically installed with Ardupilot unless the customer requests PX4 instead.

The Ardupilot stack is very advanced compared to PX4 since it is one of the oldest drone software, and there is extensive online support available via forums for Ardupilot support. One potential drawback for businesses or research institutions looking to use Ardupilot is the open source licence it uses is GPL which means that any changes added to the codebase need to be added back to the parent Ardupilot project.

PX4

UAV Systems is not a partner of PX4, however we can still configure any of our drones with PX4 upon request. PX4 is part of Dronecode which is run by the Linux foundation. PX4 supplies users with the whole operating system allowing the end user to develop on top of the PX4 system. 

Unlike Ardupilot, PX4 operates with the BSD licence which means any new features or development you do to PX4 do not need to be sent back to the PX4 main project, giving more ownership over IP to the end user.

Pixhawk Computer Software

While the drone uses either Ardupilot, or PX4, the computer or ground station that you choose to use must also have its own software. This software on your computer allows you to connect your drone to any computer to view and configure Pixhawk drone settings, plan flights, view flight logs, etc. There are a wide variety of computer software available for Pixhawk, however the vast majority are for niche applications while Mission Planner, UGCS, and Q Ground Control are the three main software for most use cases.

Mission Planner

Mission Planner is a free, open source software compatible only with Windows. It is the software we at UAV Systems use as our preferred ground station software due to the availability of some extra features that Q Ground Control does not yet have. The Mission Planner software is limited to drones that run Ardupilot. 

For more information on Mission Planner or to download the free software, please visit www.ardupilot.org/planner. 

Q Ground Control

Q Ground Control is a free, open source software however unlike Mission Planner, Q Ground Control can operate on Windows, Mac OS, Linux, iOS, and Android. It can also support drones that operate on both Ardupilot and PX4 compared to Mission Planner which can only support Ardupilot. This gives it much greater flexibility than Mission Planner, however its functionality is slightly more limited.

For more information on Q Ground Control, or to download the free software, please visit www.qgroundcontrol.com

UGCS - Universal Ground Control Station

UGCS offers the widest range of features, however compared to Mission Planner and Q Ground Control it is not free and has a monthly fee. It can support drones from DJI to Yuneec, along with drones running both Ardupilot and PX4. It has software available for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux. UGCS offers a 3D map interface, image geotagging, operation of multiple drones simultaneously, 3D mission planning and much more.

For more information on Q Ground Control, or to download the software, please visit www.ugcs.com

Herelink Pixhawk Ground Station 

Our most popular ground station for Pixhawk offers a wide variety of features and combines your RC controller, laptop ground station, and FPV all into one easy to use unit.

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Which Pixhawk Flight Controller Is Right For Me?

Just like there are a large number of phones that operate Android, there are also a wide variety of flight controllers that run Pixhawk. Learn the best Pixhawk flight controller option for your drone, and the differences between each of the options.

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The Power of Pixhawk 

When the Government of Sierra Leone was looking to establish the first drone port in West Africa and needed a fleet of drones to operate there, they turned to us and our Pixhawk drone offerings. Thanks to the open source nature of Pixhawk, our Tarot X6 drones for the Government of Sierra Leone were extensively customized to meet their needs and integrate with their drone port infrastructure on the ground, allowing West Africa's first medical drone deliveries to take flight!

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Our Pixhawk Drones In Action

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Our Aurelia X6 Pro with Pixhawk Cube Orange flight controller getting ready to carry a sensing device in northern Canada.

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President Bio of Sierra Leone inspecting our Tarot X6 V2.1 with Pixhawk X2.1 flight controller and Herelink Ground Station at the opening of West Africa's first drone port in Sierra Leone.

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Our Tarot T-18 V2.1 with Pixhawk X2.1 flight controller getting ready to do a survey of a volcano in El Salvador.

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Our Tarot X6 V1.0 with Pixhawk X2.1 flight controller and a custom companion computer mounting for the University of California.

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Our Tarot X6 V2.0 with Pixhawk Cube Blue flight controller and a custom electronics mounting panel for a U.S defence contractor.

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Our Tarot 650 V2.0 with Pixhawk X2.1 flight controller and a Canadian Forces Boeing C-177 Globemaster in the background. 

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