Carcara. Specifications. A photo.
Carcara. Specifications. A photo.

Carcara. Specifications. A photo.


Carcara - light multipurpose unmanned aircraft designed in 2009, the company «SantosLab».


Photo drone Carcara


Small compact unmanned aerial vehicle Carcara model was designed exclusively for military use, in particular, the drone was used and applied at the present time to assess the situation in the course of military operations, is used to detect enemy forces and their movements, to adjust fire. Today drone Carcara model is operated solely Naval Forces of Brazil, however, the operation of the drone at the beginning of the year 2016 also interested in the Brazilian Air Force.

Drone Carcara is equipped with two cameras - electro for videos and pictures in high resolution and infrared, which makes it possible to track the movement of hidden agenda, such as the conditions hindered visibility. The cameras are located in the front and can either save data in the most UAV memory for later retrieval and study, or else to carry out the transfer directly to the UAV remote control.


UAV Carcara


Launch of unmanned aerial vehicles is carried out either directly by the operator or by means of a pneumatic catapult, while planting carried out by ejecting a small parachute that allows for accurate reduction, minimizing the risk of any damage.

The Brazilian UAV Carcara is equipped with a piston engine that resides in the back of the drone, which allows unmanned aircraft to reach speeds of up to 50 km \ h. (Maximum value), and remain in the air for about 1-1,5 hours, which is quite acceptable.


Specifications Carcara.


  • Length: 0,75 m .;
  • Wingspan: 1,6 m .;
  • Height: 0,28 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 9 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 40 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 50 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 60 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 2500 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.


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