Aurora GoldenEye 80. Specifications. A photo.
Aurora GoldenEye 80. Specifications. A photo.

Aurora GoldenEye 80. Specifications. A photo.


Aurora GoldenEye 80 - American multi-purpose reconnaissance UAV, designed in 2003, the company «Aurora Flight Sciences».

Unmanned aerial vehicle was designed by American specialists in the field of aerospace technology in the early 2000-ies. Initially, the development of unmanned aerial vehicle was totally scientific and research interest, however, in the future, this unmanned aerial vehicle was to attract the attention of military officials, in this connection, there were several test samples of drone weapons to the US Army.


UAV Photos Aurora GoldenEye 80 


UAV Aurora GoldenEye 80 has quite unusual design, which is a hollow cylinder, inside which are placed the main aggregates of the drone, including the engine, controls and other. Unmanned aerial vehicle has a diameter of its cylindrical design in 1 meter, while the height of the drone is 1,8 meters, moreover, the device itself has to perform a vertical take-off and landing, which greatly improves the operational capabilities of the UAV.

Due to the fact that the drone model Aurora GoldenEye 80 has a relatively small effective range, used it mostly stationary, thus, the coverage area of ​​its action is about 10 kilometers, which enables the exploration area, carry out coordination on common ground with the enemy and al.

Powerplant Aurora GoldenEye 80 unmanned air vehicle model is represented by a fan motor, which allows the drone to reach a maximum speed of its movement in 60 km \ h.


Specifications Aurora GoldenEye 80.


  • Length: 1 m .;
  • Width: 1 m .;
  • Height: 1,8 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 65 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 50 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 60 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 5 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 3100 m.
  • aircraft engine type: Fan;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.


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