Aeronautics Defense Aerolight

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Introduction
The Aerolight UAV is a close range and training UAV platform developed and manufactured by Aeronautics Defense Systems. It is used for close range ISR missions, training, and testing of experimental payloads. In addition to a conventional wheeled Take off & landing capabilities, the system can be launched by a catapult and can be recovered by a precision Para-foil recovery system. The system is in use by the Israeli Air Force, the US Navy and additional customers worldwide.

Characteristics

  • Advanced Avionics package
  • High resolution Color CCD Stabilized Payload
  • Night Sensor (optional)
  • Advanced Data Link system
  • Accurate Navigation capability: GPS + Inertial Navigation System (INS)
  • Real Time Video and Telemetry data transmission
  • Extremely low accoustic signature – Silent operation
  • Specs

    ModelLength
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    Wingspan
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    Height
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    Max. Takeoff Weight
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    Max Speed
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    Range
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    Endurance
    (hours)
    Ceiling
    (m)
    Payload
    (kg)
    Aerolight2.5640.9640185.2150430488

    Manufacturer
    CountryNameHeadquartersURL
    IsraelAeronautics Defense SystemsYavnehttp://www.aeronautics-sys.com