RedTail RTL-450

Seamless Integration, Limitless Possibilities

RedTail’s integration process provides world-class turn-key solutions. The RTL-450 is system agnostic, allowing the customer to select their sUAS of choice. The RedTail team provides all mounting, calibration, testing, and hands-on training to ensure the customer’s sUAS LiDAR system is ready to go from day one.


Discover Key Features

sUAS Mounting

RedTail provides mounting, calibration, and boresighting to ensure the RTL-450 works perfectly right out of the box.


RedTail’s patented LiDAR sensor was designed and optimized for use on sUAS’. The integrated APX-18 GNSS/IMU makes the RTL-450 the ultimate drone LiDAR package.

Unprecedented Data Density

The RTL-450 evenly distributes all data points on the ground, resulting in unprecedented data densities and point cloud resolution.

Extremely Light Weight

The RTL-450 unit weighs only 4.2 lbs. allowing for integration on a large variety of sUAS platforms.

Dual Antennas

The dual antennas come standard on the APX-18 increasing GPS accuracy, even when hovering.

RedTail Software

Included with all RedTail LiDAR Systems

RedTail provides a lifetime license for our processing software. Our software, the RedTail Point Cloud generator (RTL-PCG), outputs a geo-referenced .las file.


Unveiling the Power and Performance Details

  • Lidar Unit Weight (with dual GPS Antenna) 2.2 kg (4.8 lbs)
  • Dimensions 9.4" L x 4.6" W x 4.6" H
  • Max Range to 20% Reflective Targets 120 meters (400 feet)
  • Max Range to 80% Reflective Targets 160 meters (525 feet)
  • Wavelength 1550 nm
  • Pulse Repetition Rates 100, 200, or 400 kHz
  • Scan Rate 200 lines/sec
  • Returns Per Pulse 3
  • Measurement Rate 1 million points/second
  • Power 45 Watt
  • GNSS/IMU Applanix APX-18

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