octorotor UAV / aerial photography / for industrial applications / inspection
Falcon 8 Asctec



  • Type:


  • Applications:

    aerial photography, for industrial applications, inspection, monitoring, mapping

  • Endurance:

    Min.: 12 min

    Max.: 22 min


The AscTec Falcon 8 went into serial production in 2009 and is since used globally for professional applications. For your projects the octocopter offers unprecedented precision and safety with the reliable AscTec High-Performance GPS and the new control unit AscTec Trinity. It weighs in at a mere, world-class 2.3 kilograms of takeoff weight and works with maximum efficiency in the air – on- & offshore, even in challenging conditions.

/// Essential system benefits of the AscTec Falcon 8.
NEW: AscTec Trinity! Maximum safety is guaranteed by the up to 3 times redundant flight control electronics and flight components – unrivalled worldwide. In short: Welcome a new era of flight control.
Fully automated flight routes in 2D & 3D are exactly reproducible by waypoint navigation. That means great ground coverage and reliable information.
Auto functions for economic efficiency: up to 360° spherical or cylindrical panos, Point-of-Interest (POI) imaging and Circle-of-Interest (COI) imaging.
Useful interfaces and tools. To enable quick and efficient processing of generated data and image material.
Direct control, settings and telemetry viewed in real time. You have total control over flight system and camera at any time. You may adjust zoom, aperture or exposure time whenever you like or when changed light conditions require spontaneous resetting.