PRODRONE Develops a Long-Distance Delivery Flight Helicopter “DELIX”

May 9, 2017
Press Release

Nagoya-JAPAN, May 9, 2017- PRODRONE is thrilled to announce it has developed the PDH-01, a long distance delivery flight helicopter, “DELIX”. PRODRONE showcases the new model at its booth at AUVSI Xponential 2017, to be held May 9-11, 2017 in Dallas.

The PRODRONE PDH-01 single rotor helicopter has been developed from more than 30 years of RC helicopter design experience, and feature a sophisticated Auto Pilot allowing for Auto Take-off and Auto Landing. The PDH-01 features a maximum flight time of 1 hour, a maximum flight distance of more than 60 miles (100kms), with a maximum payload capacity of up to 6.6 lbs. (3kgs).

This gasoline powered platform makes it possible for high-speed transportation. This single rotor helicopter is less influenced by wind than a conventional multi-rotor platform, and can fly in sustained winds of up to 29 MPH.


PDH-01 Specifications (Provisional)

Maximum Payload:6.61 lbs.
Weight: 19.84 lbs.
Maximum Speed:93.2 mph
Overall Height:23.8 in
Maximum Wind Speed for Flying:29mph
Diameter of Propellers:70 in
Flight Duration:60min/ 62Miles
Power Source:Gasoline Engine

*Model Number and Specifications are subject to change without notice.


PRODRONE, a B2B company, aspires to be the world’s top manufacturer of industrial drone system. PRODRONE provides its customers seeking industrial drones with a complete one-stop service and supply of industrial drones including investigation and consulting, development design, demanding control software, customized service application, and manufacturing mass-production.

“Innovative, commercial grade platforms, custom engineered for your specific tasks and applications “ is the vision at PRODRONE. PRODRONE is developing and manufacturing revolutionary drones for the world with PRODRONE core technologies.

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About PRODRONE Booth

Event Name: AUVSI Xponential 2017
Event Period: May 9th -11th, 2017
Venue: Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
Location of PRODRONE booth: No.431
Official Website :

About AUVSI Xponential 2017

AUVSI Xponential 2017 is the largest global community of leaders in drones, intelligent robotics and unmanned systems will come together to shape the future of our industry, and held in Dallas with 685 exhibitors (*). *as of April 28, 2017
XPONENTIAL features exclusive speakers, innovative programs and dynamic educational opportunities that inspire and strengthen the people who are shaping the future of our industry.


AUVSI is the world’s largest nonprofit organization devoted exclusively to advancing the unmanned systems and robotics community. Serving more than 7,500 members from government organizations, industry and academia, AUVSI is committed to fostering, developing, and promoting unmanned systems and robotics technologies. AUVSI members support the defense, civil and commercial sectors.


Press inquiries:

Contact: Katsuei Matsunaga, Director, Sales and Marketing
Tel: +81 -52-950-1278

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