Bell V-247 Vigilant. Specifications. A photo.
Bell V-247 Vigilant. Specifications. A photo.

Bell V-247 Vigilant. Specifications. A photo.


Bell V-247 Vigilant - US unmanned aerial vehicles designed for use in the military field by «Bell Helicopter».

Unmanned aerial vehicle model Bell V-247 Vigilant developed by American aircraft manufacturers of the company «Bell Helicopter» initially for applications in both the civilian and military fields, but in the final version, it was decided to carry out production is a version for the military sector that It caused by the fact that the demand for civilian version of the drone would be minimal.

The first work on the creation of the aircraft have been deployed in the year 2012 and 2016 in the autumn of the year, it means the air was first introduced to the general public, although not yet participated in the tests. The estimated test of this drone is scheduled for the year 2017, then, will be the feasibility of launching the aircraft into production, which can be deployed to 2019 year.

US unmanned aerial vehicle model Bell V-247 Vigilant is designed to carry out tasks related to the exploration areas, carrying out observation and patrol operations, the implementation of aerofotograficheskih work on the ground, as well as for use as an independent combat unit capable of effectively destroy both manpower, so and armored vehicles, for which the aircraft is equipped with its own weapon system.

Power section drone US Bell V-247 Vigilant represented by two turboprop engines having the ability to change its rotation axis, which in turn allows the drone develop maximum allowable airspeed in 420 km \ h., And to overcome the distance to 500 kilometers.


Specifications Bell V-247 Vigilant.


  • Length: Unknown;
  • Wingspan: Unknown;
  • Height: Unknown;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: unknown;
  • Cruising flight speed: 350 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 420 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 500 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 5100 m .;
  • aircraft engine Type: Turboprop;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.



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