Aeronautics Reveals Details of Orbiter 4 UAS

By Caroline Rees / 30 May 2016
The Orbiter 3 UAS

The Orbiter 3 UAS

Aeronautics LTD has announced that it will launch a new Unmanned Aerial System platform, Orbiter 4, towards the end of 2016. The Orbiter 4 is currently in the final stage of development.

The Orbiter 4 is based on the successful aerodynamic structure and properties of the Orbiter 3 – Aeronautics’ renowned small tactical unmanned aerial vehicle.

With a maximum endurance of more than 24 hours and the capacity to carry and operate two different payloads simultaneously, the Orbiter 4 drone will offer multi mission ability. Other features include a maximum takeoff weight of 50 KG, maximum flight attitude of 18,000 feet and 250 KM line of sight range.

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According to Amos Mathan, Aeronautics’ CEO: “Aeronautics will continue to be at the forefront of technology, and together with our subsidiaries, the Aeronautics group will continue to provide cost-effective solutions for the most advanced Defense and HLS missions, all at a ‘one stop shop’. Our products are deployed by more than 50 different defense and security forces worldwide, and have already accumulated hundreds of thousands of operational flight hours.”

Posted by Caroline Rees Caroline co-founded Unmanned Systems Technology and has been at the forefront of the business ever since. With a Masters Degree in marketing Caroline has her finger on the pulse of all things unmanned and is committed to showcasing the very latest in unmanned technical innovation. Connect & Contact