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RUAG Ranger. Specifications. A photo.
RUAG Ranger. Specifications. A photo.

RUAG Ranger. Specifications. A photo.


RUAG Ranger - Swiss multi-purpose military unmanned aerial vehicle developed by «RUAG Aviation».


RUAG Ranger Photo


Design of unmanned air vehicle model RUAG Ranger was carried out by the Swiss aircraft manufacturers in cooperation with Israeli specialists of the company «Israel Aerospace Industries», however, the drone is positioned at the moment only as a Swiss development, which was due primarily to the fact that it was engineers from " RUAG Aviation »carried out the drafting of the UAV, and Israeli experts only helped to realize this development.

The unmanned aerial vehicle of RUAG Ranger model is exclusively military purpose, in particular, the main tasks realized with this device include intelligence gathering, patrol and observation flights, correction of artillery fire on enemy positions, etc. If necessary, Unmanned aircraft can also be used to assess the destruction of natural and man-made disasters that have occurred as a result, and also to be used for conducting search Rescue operations, however, the main operator today is the armed forces, not only in Switzerland, but also in countries like Finland and Israel.


A photoRUAG Ranger


Swiss multipurpose unmanned aerial vehicle has a fairly impressive dimensions, in particular in its fuselage length in meters 4 61 centimeter scale of the device of the wings of 5 71 meters centimeter.

Unmanned aerial vehicle RUAG Ranger is equipped with two-cylinder piston engine capacity in 42 hp, which allows the device to accelerate to the maximum speed of its flight in 240 km \ h., While the maximum distance of its repetition is 180 kilometers.

Drone RUAG Ranger is equipped with electro-optical and infrared cameras, it can be used at any time of the day.


Specifications RUAG Ranger.


  • Length: 4,61 m .;
  • Wingspan: 5,71 m .;
  • Height: 1,13 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 285 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 180 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 240 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 180 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 6000 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: 42 hp



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