Mission Technologies BUSTER

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Introduction
The Buster is a portable mini-UAV built by Mission Technologies Inc. (also known as MiTex). The UAV, which features a unique twin-wing arrangement (a trademark of MiTex designs), is launched with a small catapult and recovered by parachute. It has a payload capacity of 1.4 kg (3 lb) for EO/IR (Electro-Optical/Infrared) type surveillance equipment. They are used by the U.S. Army Night Vision Laboratories as mini-UAV sensor testbeds.

Produced from 2000 to present.

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BUSTER6.364041.36

Manufacturer
CountryNameHeadquartersURL
USAMission Technologies (MiTex)San Antonio, Texas-