XMobots Apoena 1000B

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Introduction
The Apoena is a Brazilian Low Altitude Long Endurance (LALE) unmanned aerial vehicle designed and built by XMobots for several kinds of sensing roles.

Design and Development
The Apoena is a small monoplane with a composite and wood structure, it is powered a a 2-stroke engine mounted at the fron with a two-bladed tractor propeller.

First flown on 18 November 2008 the single-engined Apoena 1000 has a retractable landing gear and can carry a payload up to 26kg.

The latest model is the 1000B (shown in the pictures above).

Specs

ModelLength
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Wingspan
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Height
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Max. Takeoff Weight
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Max Speed
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Range
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Endurance
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Ceiling
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Payload
(kg)
Apoena 1000B2.632.523211510008300010

Manufacturer
CountryNameHeadquartersURL
BrazilXMobotsSão Paulohttp://www.xmobots.com/