Monday, June 27, 2011
1:41 AM ASIAN DEFENCE No comments
Anybody missing General Atomics' retiring Predator family of unmanned air vehicles might find solace in a UAV from AVIC.The Wing-Loong is within a few millimetres in any direction of the Predator A. It has a 14m (46ft) wingspan, 9m length and a maximum take-off weight of 1,100kg (2,420lb), but it boasts the good looks of the larger Predator B's V-shaped rear end. It has ceiling of 16,400ft and a range of 2,160nm (4,000km), said AVIC.