3 Meters

1.5 Kg

12 Hours

75 Km/h

900 Km








The key objective in the development of the ALTI Transition was to offer a highly reliable, ultra-long endurance VTOL (vertical take-off and land) fixed-wing aircraft for every day, all day operation in a wide variety of applications and environments around the world. The ALTI Transition allows for take-off and landing just about anywhere, with an hourly operation cost of only $3.50, including fuel, electricity and general maintenance, there really is nothing that compares. 

Key Features

Long Endurance

Extend your mission parameters with endurance of up to 12 hours. The ultra lightweight Carbon fuselage features a highly advanced aerodynamic design and performance, unlike any other vehicle in its class. 

Hybrid Fixed Wing

A fixed wing with a reliable quadcopter component for vertical take-off and landing. Electricity for VTOL and petrol for fixed wing propulsion, the Transition truly is a next-generation hybrid aircraft.

Rapid Deploy

Ultra compact with no need for launch or recovery equipment, The Transition is practical, tested and cost-effective. The airframe is completely modular and can be quickly deployed, from in the case to in the air in under 10 minutes.

Vertical Take-Off

Able to vertically ascend to altitude, where it transitions into forward wing-bound flight for the duration of the mission. A smooth and level back transition into a solid hover allows the Transition to land virtually anywhere, quickly, reliably and safely.


All our aircraft are designed to fly various different payloads. From high-resolution mapping systems to advanced surveillance EO/IR cameras with object tracking and more.

Advanced Design

An advanced aerodynamic design with low stall speed, efficient cruise with very low drag, excellent stability in high winds and an incredibly low MTOW weight of only 18kg.

Low Running Cost

With low operating costs, no bulky launch and recovery hardware as well as less staffing, the ALTI Transition prices lower than any other comparable system available on the market.

Class Leading

ALTI aircraft offer the highest performance and features along with the lowest cost in their class. If you need the best possible systems available at the most affordable price, look no further. 


Advanced ultra-long range security & surveillance unmanned aircraft system. 

The ALTI Transition S integrates the Trillium HD25 EO/IR dual sensor gimbal system, ideally suited for security and surveillance applications, day or night. Featuring smart object and scene tracking, thermal imaging, video recording, GPS guided gimbal control, target GPS location and more. 


A turn-key, ready-to-fly mapping & high-resolution photogrammetry unmanned aircraft system. 

Paired with the 42 megapixel Sony RX1R ii and Emlid Reach RS+ PPK system, the ALTI Transition M offers the best in UAV mapping solutions, with superior image quality, accuracy and best-in-class flight endurance and range.


Get up and flying with your own fleet! Whether it be OEM, bare airframes, base systems or complete custom builds. 


ALTI offers bare airframes and base kits which include all propulsion and control surface components, ready for integration of your own choice of autopilots, avionics and payloads. We also offer comprehensive custom developments and integration.

All ALTI Transition packages are complete and ready-to-fly, include a C² or C² LITE Command & Control system, payload, integration, transport case, batteries & charger, spare parts and software.

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Package Contents & Specifications

Package Contents

ALTI Transition Ready to Fly Aircraft


  • Remote Controller

  • 2.4 Ghz Data / Video Link

  • 868/015 Mhz Control Link

ALTI Power Battery Packs

  • Transition VTOL: Battery Pack

  • ICE Starter Battery Pack

ALTI Avionics System

  • ALTI PX4 Autopilot

  • ALTI Power Distribution System

  • Navigation Light System


  • Client Specified Payload

  • Custom Payload Integration

ALTI Transition Transport Case


ALTI Warranty (12 Months)

  • Full Support – Email, Phone, Updates etc


  • Battery Charger

  • Tools, Spares and Maintenance Pack





Max Take-off Weight

Max Flight Range

Data Link & Control Range (Standard GCS)


Data Link & Control Range (Antenna & Tracking System)

Max payload


Cruise Speed

Wind Resistance (Take-off)

Wind Resistance (Cruise)



12 Hours


18 Kg/ 39.7lbs


900 Km


Up to 10 Km

150 Km

1.5 Kg

20 m/s (75 Kmh / 40 kts)


10 m/s (36 Kmh / 20 kts)


15 m/s (54 Kmh / 30 kts)


3 Meters

All ALTI aircraft feature our proprietary ALTI Avionics hardware and software. This includes the latest in PX4 based autopilot hardware, complete aircraft power distribution system with redundant power supply, navigation lighting system, combustion engine and ignition system, on-board microprocessor, logging, active cooling and more. ALTI flies ArduPilot with ALTI firmware. ArduPilot offers the best and most reliable VTOL fixed wing code available. ALTI is an official partner of ArduPilot 

Other Payload Options

Mode S Transponder in the Palm of Your Hand
Gain access to controlled airspace for your unmanned system with a compact Mode S ADS-B OUT transponder integrated with WAAS GPS and barometric altitude sensor.

Photogrammetry Software Options




The leading photogrammetry software for professional drone mapping

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