PRODRONE Develops the Drone Equipped with Winch at AUVSI Xponential 2017

May 9, 2017
Press Release

Nagoya-JAPAN, May 9, 2017- PRODRONE is pleased to announce it has developedthe PD6-AW-W, the drone equipped with winch. PRODRONE showcases the new model at its booth at AUVSI Xponential 2017, to be held May 9-11, 2017 in Dallas.

Equipped with a winch, the PRODRONE PD6-AW is capable of picking up or dropping off a variety of payloads from a hard to access areas. The PD6-AW is the platform of choice when payload deliveries are required in remote locations where no landing site is available.

PD6-AW-W features a maximum payload of 5kg (11 lbs.), maximum speed of 65kg/h (40 mph), and weight of 6kg (13.22 lbs.). The PD6-AW is a six-rotor system making it ideal for a variety of applications. It’s flight is extremely stable, and thanks to it’s all weather design, can even be flown in the rain.


PD6-AW-W Specifications (Provisional)

Distance Between Motors: 49.6 in
Maximum Payload:11 lbs.
Weight:13.22 lbs.
Maximum Speed: 40 mph
Overall Height:30.3 in
Maximum Wind Speed for Flying:22.4 mph
Diameter of Propellers:21.4 in
Flight Duration:10 – 20 min
Power Source:10000mA x 2pc
Water Resistance:All-weather type

*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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