9 November 2020


Diridrone, the lighter-than-air drone

Within a R&D partnership contract with RTE (Le Réseau de Transport d'Electricité),  the French electricity transmission system operator, CNIM Air Space has developed a custom-made drone airship demonstrator: Diridrone.

Diridrone is targeting surveillance and infrastructure inspection professionals looking for an aerial platform which is innovative, persistent and with low operational costs.

Diridrone: operational concept 

  • Long distance flights
  • Hovering flights
  • Vertical takeoffs and landings
  • Self-piloted flights
  • Payload integration capacity: 10 kg


More information on CNIM Air Space website