Cho

Urban Search and Rescue Quadrocopter

free project

Cho is a portable unmanned aerial vehicle [UAV] especially designed for the detection of trapped victims under inaccessible debris.

CHO can carry out tasks in several phases of an urban search and rescue operation; quick and extensive mapping of a disaster site, pinpoint searches in hard to reach areas and searches in heights.

Exploded view

Micro Impulse Radar

The planar top of the housing features a docking point for additional modules extend the quadrocopter’s range of tasks.

For the non-visual detection of victims CHO can be equipped with a dockable Micro Impulse Radar – module [MIR]. With this technology movements as slight as heartbeats or breathing movements of trapped victims can be detected even through debris.

Scenario

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