Freefly Systems - ALTA 6

 

 

DESCRIPTION:

 

The Freefly ALTA 6 multi-rotor unpacks, ready to shoot, in under five minutes. It is easy to fly, powerful, rigid, adaptable, reliable, and is a UAV optimized for up to 15-pound payloads. Confidently fly RED, ARRI and other professional cameras with our drone, guided by our state-of-the-art SYNAPSE Flight Controller.* Capture cinematic aerial shots like never before with the option to mount the MōVI on top.

We can't remove the pressure to get the perfect shot, but with the ALTA 6, you'll enjoy each challenge you meet in aerial cinematography.

 

FEATURES: 

 
  • The ALTA 6 UAV comes fully assembled and includes all the necessary tools and accessories you will need to mount a MōVI and get it flying. The standard ALTA 6 drone ships with a Toad in the Hole quick release (male adapter), Battery Cage Landing Gear, FPV mount plate, cables to connect your personal receivers and/or FPV system, and mechanical tools to disassemble & inspect your UAV.
 

SPECIFICATIONS:

 

Dimensions: 

  • Unfolded Diameter [excluding props]:
    • 1126 mm
  • Folded Diameter [excluding props]:
    • 550 mm
  • Height to base of Toad In The Hole (TITH):
    • 220 mm

 

Power Plant: 

  • Number of Motors:
    • 6
  • Motor Type:
    • Direct Drive 3-Phase PMAC Outrunner
  • Motor Make and Model:
    • Freefly F45
  • Motor Max Continuous Power Output:
    • 350 W
  • Motor Max Instantaneous Peak Power Output:
    • 950 W
  • Max RPM (flat rated):
    • 6300 RPM
  • Electronic Speed Controller:
    • Freefly Silent-Drive Sine Wave ESC

 

Propellers: 

  • Make and Model:
    • Freefly ALTA Propeller
  • Material:
    • Carbon fiber with balsa core
  • Propeller Orientation:
    • 3 Clockwise
    • 3 Counter Clockwise Props
  • Propeller Type:
    • 18 x 6 Folding

 

Battery: 

  • Nominal Battery Voltage:
    • 6S / 22.2V
  • Maximum Battery Size:
    • 240 x 180 x 80 mm
  • Maximum Battery Quantity:
    • 2 Battery Packs (Parallel)
  • Battery Connectors:
    • 2x EC5 (Parallel)
  • Required Minimum Battery Discharge Rating:
    • 250A / 500A Peak

 

Weights: 

  • Maximum Gross for Takeoff:
    • 13.6 kg (30.0 lbs) At sea level under standard conditions
  • Maximum Useful Load:
    • 9.1 kg (20.0 lbs) Top and bottom mount, includes batteries
  • Maximum Payload:
    • 6.8 kg (15.0 lbs) Payload weight top or bottom mount, battery weight not included and mounted on opposite side from payload in typical configurations
  • Typical Standard Empty Weight:
    • 4.5 kg (10.0 lbs)

 

Specific Loadings: 

  • Typical Specific Power:
    • 145 W/kg At maximum weight, at sea level, in standard conditions
  • Thrust Ratio at Max Takeoff Weight (MTOW):
    • 1.85 : 1

 

Flight Controller: 

  • Model Name:
    • Freefly SYNAPSE Flight Controller
  • Flight Modes:
    • Manual
    • Height Hold Mode
    • Position Mode
    • Return-To-Home
    • Autoland
  • Supported Inputs:
    • DSMX
    • DSM2
    • S.Bus
    • S.Bus2
    • PPM
    • FPV SD
  • Supported Radios:
    • Futaba S.Bus & S.Bus2
    • DSMX, DSM2 (Spektrum/JR)
    • PPM, PPM Invert, PPM Graupner
  • Supported Radio Controller Telemetry Systems:
    • Futaba w/ built-in voltage sense port
  • Minimum Radio Controller Channels Required:
    • 5
  • Supported GNSS:
    • GPS
    • GLONASS
    • Galileo
  • Supported SBAS:
    • QZSS
    • WAAS
    • EGNOS
    • MSAS
  • First-Person View System Video Formats:
    • NTSC
    • PAL
  • Supported First-Person View Transmitters:
    • Skyzone
    • BOSCAM
    • ImmersionRC
    • Fat Shark
  • Supported First-Person View Cameras:
    • Ready Made RC
  • First-Person View OSD Telemetry:
    • User Configurable
  • Installed Transceivers:
    • Wi-Fi
  • Data Logging Rate:
    • 25 Hz

 

Lighting and Indicators: 

  • Status Light:
    • 1-Watt Red LED
    • 1-Watt White LED
  • Orientation Lights:
    • 3-Watt RGB LED
  • Orientation Light Color:
    • Red
    • Yellow
    • Blue
    • Green
    • White

 

Payload Mounting: 

  • Mounting Locations:
    • Bottom and Top Mount
  • Mounting System:
    • Freefly Toad In The Hole (TITH) Quick Release
  • FPV Camera Mount:
    • Between booms 8 & 1
  • FPV Transmitter Mount:
    • Boom 2

 

Limitations: 

  •  The following limitations are advisory in nature and do not extend or restrict limitations provided by Governing Aviation Authorities.

 

Power Plant Limitations: 

  • Maximum RPM:
    • 6300 RPM
  • Maximum Battery Voltage:
    • 25.2 Volts
  • Minimum Average Battery Voltage:
    • 19.2 Volts

 

Environmental Limitations: 

  • Do not fly ALTA 6 in temperatures exceeding 45°C (113°F) or below -20°C(-4°F)

 

Flight Controller Limits: 

  • Maximum Pitch/Roll Angle:
    • 45°
  • Maximum Yaw Rate:
    • 150° / second

 

 
 

INCLUDED:

 
  • ALTA Multi-rotor
  • Pelican Case
  • Battery Cage
  • Landing Gear for Top Mounting Drone
  • Freefly ALTA App available for download
  • Not Included: The standard ALTA 6 drone configuration does not include a MōVI, batteries, a transmitter, receivers, the Aero Landing Gear (lower landing gear for flying a MōVI in the bottom mount configuration, pictured), or an FPV system.
$11,995.00