New Spherical Drone Developed for Indoor Small Space Inspection

2020.03.26. TOKYO ~ A.L.I. Technologies Inc. (Main office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; CEO: Daisuke Katano; hereinafter: A.L.I.) is pleased to announce the completion of development of a new spherical drone to be used in the inspection of narrow spaces. This drone will enable the safe and efficient inspection of places that are difficult for people to access, such as pipelines and tunnels, eliminating the need for workers to climb into dangerous areas.

A.L.I. has already secured the patent (patent no.: 6566585)

[Reference] First person view of a narrow space as seen by A.L.I.’s drone:

Main Features & Specifications
Weight: 450g (without the battery)
Radius: 200mm
Flight time: ~15 minutes

A.L.I. is developing a variety of drones based on the very latest technologies. We will continue to develop solutions that combine software and drone developments tin order to streamline industrial processes and eliminate danger.

Overview of A.L.I.
A.L.I. is a drone technology and AI company that develops business solutions for a wide range of industries. Such solutions include AI equipped drones, a computing power sharing service that boasts an autonomous distributed processing system, and A.L.I.’s air mobility division is working the develop and release the world’s first practical (and safe) hoverbike. A.L.I. will continue to innovate by developing products that creatively utilize technologies such as drone, blockchain, and AI.

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