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Did you know?

In the last 4 months, we’ve tested 6 models of turbines and 5 different propellers. This means 22 turbines and 15 propellers! Just to make it possible for Ziphius™ to cruise at 5.4 knots. 🙂

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What’s in a name?

Choosing a name for our drone was not easy but with plenty of brainstorming we finally made a decision. Turns out choosing the name of the goose beaked whale – Ziphius Cavirostris – was a good match. At that time we did not know how similar they would look!

Like Ziphius Cavirostris, our drone is fast and can amaze you by playing in the water…

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…it also has a dorsal fin. Even the yellowish shades in its black body are similar to our top color choice…

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…and they both float like they are waiting for the best chance to surprise you.

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Credit: M. Rosso photos – CIMA Foundation (thank you!)

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