Heinenoord based company Skytools has wrapped up a distribution agreement with Slovenian drone maker C-Astral Aerospace. As part of the collaboration, Skytools will certainly market C-Astral’s fixed-wing systems both inside and outside the Netherlands. Operators are provided the opportunity to lease or buy the numerous drones as well as payloads.

Long flight time, lengthy array

C-Astral’s fixed-wing systems are characterized by a long flight time and a variety. Therefore, the gadgets can be utilized for long-lasting examination flights, the mapping of large ground locations, boundary surveillance, fire fighting as well as a selection of surveillance operations.

C-Astral develops numerous systems, each focusing on certain applications. The BRAMOR C4EYE provides itself well for security functions and rescue missions. To this end, the drone can be geared up with a variety of payloads, such as a mixed RGB+thermal imager with 40x zoom, of which 20x optical. One more paylo fostering concerns the NSX Search & Rescue payload, which enables tracking absent people’s mobile phones.

One more system from the C-Astral range concerns the BRAMOR ppX. This drone was especially created for mapping and evaluating. The system supplies a flight time of approximately 3 hrs and provides GNSS PPK for centimeter-accurate results. In addition to the capability to produce RGB pictures, the system can likewise be geared up with a multispectral sensing unit for farming objectives. One more choice is the GasFinder gas sensor, which can identify gas leaks.

A third fixed-wing gadget from the C-Astral offer is the ATLAS C4 EYE. This is a smaller system, which can be released and also operated by one person. The flight time is an optimum of 90 mins. Many thanks to the marginal sound manufacturing and the RGB/IR zoom video camera, this drone is excellent for security and reconnaissance applications.

Expanding in the EU

At the moment, C-Astral’s systems are being released worldwide by greater than 200 industrial and also clinical operators. Through the participation with Skytools, the company wants to more expand the European sales market. The distributorship adheres to the investments Terra Drone previously made in C-Astral and Skytools.


order to deploy C-Astral’s systems in EU nations, Skytools is dealing with its customers to implement the new European rules and also laws of EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency) to speed up the implementation of BVLOS (Beyond Visual Line of Sight) and also evening flights to be able to come.

C-Astral drones and payloads can both be bought and rented via Skytools.