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.

An unmanned aerial vehicle of the RUAG Ranger model is for military purposes only, in particular, the main tasks carried out with the help of this device include collecting intelligence data, conducting patrol and observation flights, correcting the conduct of artillery fire on enemy positions, etc. If necessary, unmanned aerial vehicle can also be used to assess the destruction caused by natural and man-made disasters, as well as be used to search for rescue operations, however, the main operator today is precisely the armed forces, and not only Switzerland, but also countries such as Finland and Israel.

Photo RUAG 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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