Elbit Hermes 90. Specifications. A photo.
Elbit Hermes 90. Specifications. A photo.

Elbit Hermes 90. Specifications. A photo.


Elbit Hermes 90 - Israeli multipurpose unmanned aircraft designed by «Elbit Systems».


UAV Elbit Hermes 90 photo


UAV Elbit Hermes 90 can be used both for military purposes for which this device and developed as well as for civilian purposes, in this case, the main purpose of the UAV is to conduct reconnaissance, aerial photography and aerial photography, geological exploration, search operations, etc. .

His first flight of an unmanned aerial vehicle Elbit Hermes 90 2009 produced in the year, however, to date the popularity this drone is not achieved, that is primarily due to its rather narrow specialization and at the same time a very high cost.


Photo Elbit Hermes 90


Drone Elbit Hermes 90 has three types of cells - electro-optical device of high resolution, allowing to carry out location shooting in a day of daylight; infrared camera used for shooting at night or hindered visibility conditions; multispectral camera for performing specific tasks. All three chambers are mounted in a special turret mounted in the bottom center of the unmanned aircraft.

UAV Elbit Hermes 90 is equipped with one piston internal combustion engine, which allows the drone to reach speeds of up to 110 km / h, while the device itself can be in the air for 15 hours and operate within a radius of 100 kilometers (limited by the action of electronic control equipment ).

Later, based on the UAV Elbit Hermes 90 were created such as the drones Elbit Hermes 180, Elbit Hermes 450 and more


Specifications Elbit Hermes 90.


  • Length: 4,2 m .;
  • Wingspan: 5,5 m .;
  • Height: 0,65 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 150 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 90 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 110 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 100 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 5500 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.


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