GIDS Uqab. Specifications. A photo.
GIDS Uqab. Specifications. A photo.

GIDS Uqab. Specifications. A photo.


GIDS Uqab - Pakistani military multipurpose unmanned aircraft designed in 2008, the company «Global Industries Defense Solutions».


Photo gIDS Uqab


Military Tactical Multi-Purpose unmanned aerial vehicle model GIDS Uqab developed by Pakistani engineers, aircraft designers and specialists in the field of aerospace technology for a wide range of problems directly related to the collection of intelligence, the implementation of observation and patrol flights, as a means of assessing the damage and adjust fire on enemy positions and al.


GIDS Uqab photo


The development of the drone began in 2007 year, and after only a little more than a year, this unit has undergone its first tests, which however did not result in great success, which is why the project for another year and a half carefully been crafted while in 2010, the device has not been launched in mass production.

To date, the main operator and the only drone GIDS Uqab are Pakistan Armed Forces, who use the UAV for the above objectives, and in a number of peaceful purposes, for example to carry out search operations, as well as to assess the damage resulting from natural disasters.




UAV GIDS Uqab equipped with electro-optical camera to conduct daily monitoring and infrared camera for night reconnaissance and surveillance, however, in addition to visual observation devices, the UAV is equipped with also a laser rangefinder that allows you to get more information about the study areas and objects located on it.

Power plant GIDS Uqab UAV includes one piston motor, allowing the drone to develop airspeed 180 km \ h., While the length of the auxiliary filter is a drone 6 hours.

In addition to the version GIDS Uqab, Pakistani aircraft manufacturers have designed also an option GIDS Uqab II, characterized mainly by the fact that the device is optimized for operation of naval forces.


Specifications GIDS Uqab.


  • Length: 4 m (depending on version).
  • Wingspan: 5,5 m (depending on version).
  • Height: 1,2 m (depending on version).
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 250 kg. (Depending on version);
  • Cruising flight speed: 150 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 180 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 150 km. (Depending on version);
  • Maximum flight height: 3000 m (depending on version).
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.


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