The LRX drone is on display at Drone World Expo in San Jose, Califonia on November 16, 2016.
Credit: Magdalena Petrova
New Zealand-based drone manufacturer Altus Intelligence wants to make sure its US$39,000 survey drones don’t end up as rubble.
Most of Altus’ customers use its flagship drone, the Long Range Extreme Weather (LRX), for construction and engineering surveying/mapping and expect a rugged, dependable vehicle to get the job done. That’s where the LRX’s three separate fail-safe systems come in.