The time has come. After 78 years, the helicopter has been reinvented. SureFly is a personal helicopter/VTOL aircraft designed for safe and easy flight. With eight independent motors each driving a single carbon fiber propeller, a backup battery power system, and a ballistic parachute to safely land in the event of emergency, the SureFly provides unparalleled safety for a personal aircraft. SureFly is changing the helicopter industry. Now is the time to discover the affordable, easy-to-pilot, safe answer to personal flight.
With our tech expertise developing carbon fiber drones and electric battery powered vehicles, we now showcase our two person, 8 rotor helicopter. This hybrid aircraft is designed for a short hop application with an estimated 70 mile range. In addition the SureFly packs an on-board fully redundant backup battery system. The four carbon fiber arms fold down providing a small footprint to store inside a standard garage.
Electric Driven Props: 2 props per arm, contra rotating. Eight motors, each driving a single propeller
Piloted Vehicle designed to carry pilot and passenger or pilot and cargo
Curb Weight: 1100lbs. Max Takeoff Weight: 1500lbs
Gasoline Piston Engine drives dual generators to provide power to prop motors
Dual Lithium Battery Packs: 7.5kWh each, used for emergency landing power (5 minutes) in the event the gasoline generator fails
Full computer and electrical system redudancy
Fuselage and props are carbon fiber for durability and light weight
70 mph top speed
One hour of flight time available per tank of gasoline
Flight ceiling of 4000 feet.
Fix Prop Pitch and no transitional parts (No wings, tail, tilt rotor or tilt wings) for simplicity and safety