Periodic Reporting for period 1 - HYBCOPTER (Hybrid multi copter with 6 times more flight time.)
Reporting period: 2016-01-01 to 2016-05-31
HYBRiX is also a valuable tool for public organisms of Law Enforcement and First Responses to perform missions safely, contributing to save lives in case of accidents or major disasters. Its reduced acquisition and operational cost compared to the vehicles currently used for these applications will allow Public Agencies to have a bigger fleet of support, shortening response time comparing to current situation. The low consumption of HYBRiX will also have a positive impact on the environment, compared to other aerial vehicles.
The exploitation of HYBRiX product by the different stakeholders will also have a significant impact in employment, not only in Quaternium company, but also in the companies of service providers, payload integrations, maintenance technicians, pilot schools, customers of different fields, data analyzers and related industries. With sales estimated in thousands of units, thousands of pilots and analysts will also be needed, contributing to foster qualified employment in the EU and placing Europe in the forefront of the commercial drone industry.