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ADVANCING UNMANNED SYSTEMS

from TAKEOFF to TOUCHDOWN

 L3 LATITUDE extendS the capabilities and effectiveness of those who use our products by ADDRESSING REAL WORLD NEEDS

 

HYBRID QUADROTOR TECHNOLOGY

Hybrid Quadrotor™ (HQ) technology enables Vertical Take Off and Landing (VTOL) in fixed wing aircraft, allowing operation from areas otherwise inaccessible.

vs.
HELICOPTERS

HQ is less complex, more cost effective,
more reliable, and
has better endurance

VS.
PURE MULTIROTORS

HQ has higher top speed,
more endurance, more wind tolerance,
and can cover more ground

VS.
FIXED WING AIRCRAFT

HQ technology operates from more
locations and from more types of
terrain for less cost

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News
LATITUDE AWARDED NOAA PHASE II SBIR
May 24, 2018

Latitude received a Phase II SBIR award from NOAA to continue development of the HQ-55 unmanned aircraft. The HQ-55 is intended to maximize the available payload and endurance in a VTOL vehicle under the Part 107 55lb weight limit. Goals of the Phase II project include completion of production engineering, testing aboard NOAA science vessels,…

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HQ AT XPONENTIAL AND SOFIC
May 23, 2018

Latitude and HQ technology was well represented at AUVSI’s Xponential 2018 and SOFIC in May.  In addition to our partners showing various HQ capabilities, Latitude displayed for the first time in public the HQ-55, a new UAV which maximizes payload and endurance in a VTOL, under-55lb, part 107 capable aircraft.

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NUMBERS

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Miles flown per gallon of gas (HQ-40)

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Number of unique aircraft into which Latitude has integrated the Piccolo autopilot

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Hours of continuous flight (HQ-60). Unofficial VTOL endurance world record.

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