Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Specifications of the UAVs

From: Variations in volumetric erosion rates of bedrock cliffs on a small inaccessible coastal island determined using measurements by an unmanned aerial vehicle with structure-from-motion and terrestrial laser scanning

Phantom 2 and COOLPIX A
UAV specifications
 Product name DJI Phantom 2
 Aircraft class Quadcopter
 Dimensions 350 × 350 × 190 mm
 Weight 1000 g
 Max flight speed 15 m/s
 Max ascent/descent speed 6 m/s
 Communication distance 1000 m
 Max flight time 25 min
 Payload 400 g (empirical value)
Camera specifications
 Product name Nikon COOLPIX A
 Pixels 16.2 million
 Image sensor 23.6 × 15.6 mm
 Dimensions 111.0 × 64.3 × 40.3 mm
 Weight 299 g
 Interval shooting More than 1 s
Phantom 3
UAV specifications
 Product name DJI Phantom 3 advanced
 Aircraft class Quadcopter
 Dimensions 350 × 350 × 193 mm
 Weight 1280 g
 Max flight speed 16 m/s
 Max ascent/descent speed 5/3 m/s
 Communication distance 2000 m
 Max flight time 23 min
 Payload 0 g
Camera specifications
 Product name DJI FC300S
 Pixels 12.4 million
 Image sensor 6.16 × 4.62 mm
 Dimensions Connected to the UAV
 Weight Part of the UAV
 Interval shooting More than 2 s