VTOL and Fixed Wing UAVs, Autopilots, Engines, GCS, Components and Payloads for UAS

United States of America
VTOL and Fixed Wing UAVs, Autopilots, Engines, GCS, Components and Payloads for UAS
465 N Whisman Road, Suite 600, Mountain View, 94043 California, USA United States of America Regional offices
+1 650 584-3176

UAVOS is an unmanned systems technology company providing cutting-age technology, products and solutions for security, surveillance, inspections and cargo transportation to customers worldwide.

VTOL UAV Autopilot System

UAVOS technology, products, and tailored services include multi-role UAVs, unique proprietary autopilots, advanced communication systems, UAV components, and experiential training. UAVOS is involved in stratospheric R&D projects having developed the HiDRON meteo missions stratospheric glider and the HAPS ApusDuo autonomous aircraft ready to deploy missions to the stratosphere.

We specialize in complex payload integrations and in conversions of full – sized manned aircraft to UAV. UAVOS operates several white rooms within the organization complete with environmental testing chambers and composite design and construction facilities.

Automatic Control Systems (Autopilot Kits)

Compact and lightweight modular autopilots for drones

The Automatic Control System (AP) provides the hardware and vehicle control abstraction layer for the host platform enabling fully autonomous operation. All flight systems including take-off, landing, navigation and mission execution can be instigated with a single keystroke. All diagnostics, flight mission planning and remote control can be achieved wirelessly.

A notable feature of the AP is its distributed architecture. Each component of the system has a dedicated microcontroller providing data and communication with other components within the CAN bus. This decentralized configuration helps to manage central processor loading by distributing routine management tasks across all system components. Additionally, there are no restrictions on the number of same-type modules connected to one system, enabling multiple redundancy on all levels. With nearly all payloads or ready-made third-party modules, entire systems can be connected to the AP.

AP10.1 Automatic Control System for UAVs with 100-1500kg MTOW, as well as lighter-than air systems, UGVs and USVs.

AP101 Automatic Control System for UAVs

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AP10.2 Mini Automatic Control System for UAVs with 15-100 kg MTOW.

AP102 Mini Automatic Control System for UAV

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VTOL Helicopter UAVs

All our Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) UAVs are available as a complete unmanned aerial system bundled with a Ground Control Station (GCS).

UVH-25EL Unmanned Helicopter

Industrial grade VTOL UAV for surveillance and monitoring

UVH-290E Unmanned Helicopter

The UVH-25EL is an industrial-grade electric unmanned helicopter with rechargeable Li-Ion batteries and a 5kg payload capacity. It can be piloted semi-automatically via wireless control with full access to diagnostics and flight planning, or carry out missions with complete autonomy. It is ideal for surveillance and monitoring, as well as environmental research applications such as meteorology and hydrology.


Dimensions (LxH) 2670 mm x 670 mm
Max take-off weight 25kg
Max speed 100 km/h (45 km/h cruising)
Operational range 67 km
Operational ceiling 3500 m
Approximate flight time 1.5 hours

UVH-170 Unmanned Helicopter

VTOL helicopter drone with 4-stroke gasoline engine

UVH 170 Unmanned Helicopter

The UVH 170 is a four-stroke gasoline engine-powered unmanned helicopter specially designed with improved engine cooling for reliable operation in hot and humid environments. Featuring fully autonomous operation or semi-automatic control, it is ideal for payload delivery, surveillance and monitoring, and environmental research.


Dimensions (LxH) 3285 mm x 851 mm
Max take-off weight 41 kg
Max speed 100 km/h (60 km/h cruising)
Operational range 350 km
Operational ceiling 2500 m
Approximate flight time 5 hours (with 4kg payload)

UVH-500 Unmanned Helicopter

Long-range heavy-lift helicopter UAV

UVH 500 unmanned helicopter

The UVH-500 is a heavy-lift VTOL UAV based on the manned Heli-Sport CH-7 platform and capable of carrying up to 160 kg. Designed to reach remote and hard-to-access areas, it features a range of up to 840 km, and can operate even under severe weather conditions day or night.

UVH-500 Unmanned Helicopter VTOL UAVThe versatile helicopter UAV can undertake autonomous cargo delivery operations, and can also be equipped with a range of payloads, including EO/IR gimbals, LiDAR scanners, hyperspectral sensors and synthetic aperture radar (SAR).


Dimensions (LxH) 7050 x 2350 mm
Empty Weight 340 kg
Max Payload (inc. fuel) 160 kg
Max Cruising Speed 160 km/h
Operational Range 840 km
Operational Ceiling 5000 m
Max Flight Time 7 hrs (payload 20 kg)
2 hrs (payload 120 kg)

Fixed-Wing UAVs

All UAVOS fixed-wing UAVs are available as a complete unmanned aerial system bundled with a Ground Control Station.

BOREY 20 Fixed-Wing UAV

Long-endurance fixed-wing drone

Borey20 Fixed-Wing UAVThe BOREY 20 is a fixed-wing UAV powered by four 16Аh Li-Ion batteries that give the aircraft an endurance of four hours. A minimal part count provides the BOREY 20 with increased reliability as well as simple, rapid flight preparation.

With flexible flight mission planning and autonomous operation, the BOREY 20 is ideal for a wide range of long-endurance UAV missions, including mapping, search and rescue, and precision agriculture.


Dimensions (LxH) 875 mm x 347 mm
Max take-off weight 20 kg
Max speed 30 m/sec (20 m/sec cruising)
Operational range 430 km
Operational ceiling 3500 m
Approximate flight time 5 hours

Find out more: BOREY 20 Fixed-Wing UAV

Albatross Fixed-Wing UAV

Long-endurance fixed-wing drone

Albatross Endurance Fixed Wing UAV

The Albatross is a long-endurance fixed-wing UAV based around a modified Pipistrel Sinus motorglider platform. Its reinforced fuselage and gear have been specially engineered to endure multiple daily missions and severe accelerations. Takeoff, landing and flight are fully automatic, initiated with the press of a button.

The Albatross is ideal for long-range surveillance and monitoring, as well as deployment of a smaller target drone of up to 280 kg (617lbs).


Dimensions (LxH) 6.6 m x 1.7 m
Max take-off weight 850 kg
Cruising speed (75% power) 200 km/h
Operational range 5400 km
Operational ceiling 8000 m
Approximate flight time 28 hours

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Jet-Powered Target UAV

Arrow 3

High-speed tactical target UAS

Jet-Powered Target UAV

The Arrow 3 is a high-speed jet-powered UAS designed for use as an unmanned target as well as a testbed for unmanned aviation. Featuring a top speed of 520 km/h and a maximum altitude of 8500 m, it is rail-launched and parachute-recovered, and incorporates an advanced UAVOS autopilot system as well as anti-jamming capabilities. When used as a target, Arrow 3 can be reused for up to 20 missions.


Max Payload 50 kg
Operational Range 520 km
Max Speed 520 km/h
Max Altitude 8500 m

Ground Control Stations (GCS)

PGCU.3 Portable UAV Ground Control Station

Versatile laptop docking station for real-time UAV control

PGCU.3 Portable UAV Ground Control StationThe PGCU.3 ground control unit is based around a rugged docking station for a military-grade Getac X500 laptop computer or other 15-inch models. With a variety of joysticks, push-buttons and switches, the unit provides real-time control, telemetry monitoring, data management, mission planning and more.

An integrated digital modem allows unmanned vehicle control without the need for an external antenna unit, and the PGCU.3 can also be used as a simulator. A versatile switching and power supply unit allows the PGCU.3 to be powered by various sources.


Dimensions (LxWxH) 656 mm x 332 mm x 128 mm
Weight Console 3.9kg // Getac X500 laptop 5.5kg
Processor Intel Core i7-7820HQ vPro 2.9GHz (max 3.9GHz)
RAM 8 Gb
Storage 512 GB SSD
Display 15.6″ TFT LCD FHD (1920 x 1080)
Battery life 2.5 hrs
Interfaces 2x serial, 4x USB 3.0, 2x RJ45 LAN

Ground Control Unit (GCU)

Mobile command module for UAS

Ground Control Unit - Mobile UAV Command ModuleThe Ground Control Unit (GCU) is a complete mobile command module for unmanned systems, housed in a modified 20-foot container. It is equipped with two separate PC-based workstations, each with three monitors and a customizable control panel, and features omnidirectional antennas for telemetry and communications, and video and data links.

The GCU is designed for long-term operation of unmanned systems, and is equipped with a 15 kW generator, air conditioning, and kitchen and toilet facilities.


Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.5 m x 2.5 m x 2.6 m
Generator 15 kW
Power Supply 27V
Autonomous operating time 48 hours

Find out more: Ground Control Unit (GCU)

UAV Engines

4-stroke gasoline engines for integration into UAS

Our engines, based around proven propulsion systems from Fiala Prop, are specially designed to be integrated into UAS. The four-stroke gasoline engines, with overhead valves and two valves per cylinder, feature microprocessor-controlled ignition for easy starting and smooth running throughout the entire speed range.

UAV-85 4-stroke gasoline engine
UAV-85 engine

UAVOS has modified the base design with sophisticated air cooling and twin-nozzle fuel injection systems, as well as a brushless starter-generator.

The fuel injection system can be precisely tuned with a lambda probe to account for particular operating conditions.


UAV-170 4-stroke gasoline engine
UAV-170 engine
UAV-85 UAV-170
Volume 85cc 170cc
Engine Power 4.2 HP (3 kW) nominal
5.5 HP (4 kW) max
6.1 HP (4.5 kW) nominal
9.3 HP (6.8 kW) max
Fuel Consumption 320 g/kWh 320 g/kWh
Generator Power 200W up to 4800 RPM 500W up to 4800 RPM
Total Weight 5.5 kg 8.5 kg

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UAV Components

UAV Servo Drives

Servo drives for drones and UAS

Our UAV servo drives are designed for precise, controlled movement of unmanned aircraft components and wing surfaces, as well as converting manned aircraft into UAVs and equipping them with automatic piloting systems (APS). Current, voltage, board temperature and absolute encoder position can all be continuously monitored.

We offer servo drives for three different UAV weight classes, each with different shaft speed, torque and gear ratio options.

Find out more: UAV Servo Drives

Two-Bladed Main Rotors

Two-bladed main rotor drone propeller blades

The state-of-the-art carbon main rotor blades are produced with the latest carbon multi- cross-layer technology using a curing oven. The highly efficient carbon main rotor blades have been designed by gluing an all-metal edging into the leading edge. The blades are fully interchangeable and carry a life-limit of 2,600 hours.

Due to the industrial production process the main rotor blades have long-life endurance, enhanced aerodynamic performance, and increased wear resistance under severe weather conditions. The blades have superior behavior under extreme maneuvers.

Our rotor blades are suitable for unmanned helicopters with up to 50kg and up to 140kg take-off masses.

Drone Helicopter Propellers up to 60kg
Two-Bladed Main Rotor to be installed on helicopters with up to 50 kg take-off mass and rotor diameter of 2600 mm (102.36″)
Two-Bladed Main Rotor with All-metal Edging
Two-Bladed Main Rotor with All-metal Edging to be installed on helicopters with up to 50 kg take-off mass and rotor diameter of 2600 mm (102.36″)
UAV Two-Bladed Main Rotor blades
Two-Bladed Main Rotor with All-metal Edging to be installed on helicopters with up to 140 kg take-off mass and rotor diameter of 3200 mm (126")

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UAV Payloads

Gyro-stabilized UAV Gimbals

GSG 201 two-axis drone gimbal for day and night surveillance

GSG-185 Gyro-Stabilized Two-Axis UAV GimbalThe GSG 201 is a two-axis gyro-stabilized drone camera gimbal designed to provide imaging capabilities both during the day and at night, with an integrated 30x optical zoom Full HD (1080/ 60p) block camera, thermal LWIR 1024×768 cameras, GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) and an optional 2500m laser rangefinder.

The rugged gimbal features IP65-rated environmental protection and is designed for a variety of UAS missions including surveillance and mapping.


Weight 3.5 kg
Dimensions (LxD) 323mm x 200 mm
Visual camera resolution 1920 x 1080
Visual camera lens 4.3 mm to 129 mm
IR camera resolution 1024 x 768
IR camera wavelength band 8-14 µm
Laser rangefinder resolution 0.1 m

GSG 140D three-axis drone gimbal for daytime surveillance

GSG 140D three-axis drone gimbalThe GSG 140D is a gyro-stabilized three-axis gimbal for daytime surveillance missions.

It features an integrated Full HD RBG video camera with 30x optical zoom and Ethernet output, and is designed for harsh environments with an extended temperature range.


Weight  1.34 kg
Dimensions (LxD) 172.6 mm x 137 mm
Lens 4.3 mm to 129 mm
Resolution 1920 x 1080/60p
Max look-up angle 63.7 degrees

GSG 140T three-axis drone gimbal for night-time surveillance

GSG 140T three-axis drone gimbalThe GSG 140T is a gyro-stabilized three-axis thermal LWIR camera gimbal for nighttime surveillance operations.

Featuring a resolution of 640×512 and sophisticated onboard optoelectronics, it is designed for a wide range of UAV missions including inspections, security, surveillance, law enforcement and border control.


Weight  1.2 kg
Dimensions (LxD) 172.6 mm x 137 mm
Spectral range 8 µm – 14 µm
Resolution 640 x 512
HFOV field of view 63° (35 mm)

Pan-Tilt Platform for UASPan-Tilt Platforms

PTP-140 Pan-Tilt Platform (Turret)

The PTP-140 Turret is designed for precision manipulation of payloads such as cameras, thermal imagers, laser rangefinders and directional antennas. It can be fitted with a GNSS module and is ideal for mobile surveillance and tracking platforms such as UGVs.

Drone Parachute Systems

Drone Parachute Systems

For UAVs ranging from 5kg to 1000 kg

Our drone parachute systems have been specially designed both for UAV recovery and as a safety measure that can be used in case of catastrophic UAV failure, providing a safe and low-impact landing for your drones and payloads.

UAVOS parachutes benefit from an automatic cord-cutter system that releases the parachute once the air vehicle has landed, minimizing the potential for damage due to high wind.

These systems are designed for deployment at speeds between 20km/h and 220km/h, extension feasible.

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