Pro-Cam Rentals Gryphon-Cover Gryphon GD-28X Heavy Lift Drone

The Gryphon Dynamics GD-28X Heavy Lifter UAS is capable of 18-23 minutes of flight time at the full 55-pound FAA weight restriction, offering studio productions the ability to carry up to 27 pounds of cinema size payload (gimbal, camera, lens, and accessories) at its max allowable takeoff weight.

Technical Specifications

Recommended Payload

To maximize flight time and image quality on most low altitude missions, we recommend attaching A carbon fiber Red Weapon or Alexa Mini camera with a lightweight zoom to the MōVI Pro Gimbal.

Performance & Limitations

Cruise Speed
Do Not Exceed Speed
Rate of Climb/Descent
Min Landing Zone Area
Min Operating Temperature
Max Operating Temp
Maximum Range
Maximum Endurance
Maximum Ceiling
Maximum Wind Resistance
Maximum Takeoff Weight
Max Yaw Angular Velocity
Maximum Tilt Angle
Maximum Amperage Draw

35 kts / 40 mph
87 kts / 100 mph
600 feet / minute
8 square feet
23 degrees F
140 degrees F
2 miles VLOS
25 minutes
15,500 ft MSL
16 kts / 18 mph
70 pounds
150 degrees / second
35 degrees
120 amps

Flight Times

Aggressive Maneuvering
Standard Maneuvering
Light Maneuvering

18 Minutes
21 Minutes
23 Minutes


Aircraft Empty Weight
Power (4x 16000 mAh)
Payload* (Gimbal/Camera)

26.0 pounds
17.0 pounds
27.0 pounds

* Weight shown is based on manufacturer’s maximum takeoff weight. Within the United States, FAA regulations restrict all UAS flight operations from exceeding 55 total pounds.



83 inches
83 inches
50 inches


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