ECA Group Mini UAV IT180-120, a mini gasoline UAV for long operations. Equipped with a wide range of payloads, this Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) IT180-120 is ideally suited to civilian applications, such as civil security operations, survey and infrastructure inspection


  • Field proven
  • Wind resistance up to 60 km/h
  • Up to 5 kg payload
  • Endurance up to 2 hours
  • Communication range up to 3 km
  • Automatic take-off and landing
  • Autonomous or manual navigation
  • Day and night missions
  • High stability and robustness
  • Quick deployment & ease-of-use

Applications for Defence & Security Sector

  • Search & Rescue (Homeland Security): First Responders
  • Hazmat – CBRN area
  • Firefighting: Fire surveillance
  • Search &Rescue operations (for Naval Forces)

Applications for Aerospace Sector

  • Homeland security : First responders
  • Infrastructure inspection
  • Mineral exploration & mining
  • Civil protection

Applications for Energy & Industry Sector

  • Control & Survey: Engineering structure (Dams, bridge, construction, water tower...)
  • Geophysics Survey: Mining and Mineral Exploration
  • Control & Survey : Power Lines
  • Aerial surveillance, firefighting, chemical detection for Site protection
  • Aerial surveillance & Nuclear detection for nuclear plants
  • Infrastructure protection : Inspection, Protection (Railways)


  • Brushless electrical engine
  • Contra-rotating rotors
  • Dual payload slot (bottom & up)


The UAV IT180-120 is the gasoline version of the mini VTOL UAV IT180. With an endurance of 120 minutes and up to 5kg payload, this system is ideally suited to operations requiring robust capacities.

Operational Performances

The UAV IT180 was designed to be operated despite extremely harsh weather conditions: rain, snow, heat, wind, day and night. It resists to wind gust up to 60 km/h while remaining stable. Its performances allow the UAV IT180-120 to perform long operations, such as surveillance, infrastructure inspection, crop science and mapping with high precision. This system is currently used by French fire fighters as well as many industries around the world.


  • Endurance: Up to 120 min
  • Max payload: 5 kg
  • Weight (unloaded): 16 kg
  • Maximum speed: 70 km/h
  • Operating temperature: -10°C to 40°C
  • Maximum ceiling: 3000 m (9000 ft)


  • Transmission range up to 10km with a tracking antenna
  • Gyro stabilized EO/IR video camera
  • Digital still camera
  • Magnetometer, LiDAR
  • CBRN Sensors
  • Anti-drone kit
  • Other payloads upon request

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