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Title:
IN-FLIGHT BATTERY CHANGING METHOD FOR MULTICOPTERS, SUPPLY-SIDE MULTICOPTER, AND SUPPLIED-SIDE MULTICOPTER
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2018/142925
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
An in-flight battery changing method for multicopters according to an aspect of the present invention is provided with: a first step of securing a supply path for supplying a battery between both multicopters while both a supply-side multicopter holding a battery to be supplied and a supplied-side multicopter, to which the battery is to be supplied, are flying; a second step in which the supply-side multicopter supplies, through the supply path, the supplied-side multicopter with the battery to be supplied; a third step in which the supplied-side multicopter receives the battery to be supplied that is supplied from the supply-side multicopter; and a fourth step in which the supplied-side multicopter replaces the mounted battery, which is mounted thereon, with the battery to be supplied that is received from the supply-side multicopter.

Inventors:
MASUOKA, Hiroya (1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-sh, Osaka 71, 〒5650871, JP)
OHIGASHI, Hironori (1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-sh, Osaka 71, 〒5650871, JP)
YAGI, Satoshi (1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-sh, Osaka 71, 〒5650871, JP)
NISHISHITA, Taisei (1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-sh, Osaka 71, 〒5650871, JP)
NISHII, Hiroki (1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-sh, Osaka 71, 〒5650871, JP)
TSURU, Masato (1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-sh, Osaka 71, 〒5650871, JP)
NAKATA, Yoshihiro (1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-sh, Osaka 71, 〒5650871, JP)
Application Number:
JP2018/001083
Publication Date:
August 09, 2018
Filing Date:
January 17, 2018
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Assignee:
OSAKA UNIVERSITY (1-1 Yamadaoka, Suita-shi Osaka, 71, 〒5650871, JP)
International Classes:
B64D39/00; B64C27/08; B64C39/02
Domestic Patent References:
WO2016019567A12016-02-11
Foreign References:
JP2015042539A2015-03-05
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
TACHIBANA, Kenji et al. (21st Floor, Nakanoshima Intes Bldg. 6-2-40, Nakanoshima, Kita-ku, Osaka-sh, Osaka 05, 〒5300005, JP)
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