KAI KUS-9. Specifications. A photo.
KAI KUS-9. Specifications. A photo.

KAI KUS-9. Specifications. A photo.


KAI KUS-9 - South Korean military multipurpose unmanned aerial vehicle developed by «Korea Aerospace Industries» in 2016 year.


KAI KUS-9 photo


Design of multi-purpose UAV KAI KUS-9 was conducted by South Korean experts in the field of aviation and aerospace technology-based unmanned air vehicle model KAI KUS-7, who was able to prove itself a perfect way. By optimizing the design of unmanned aircraft and improved aircraft performance characteristics of the UAV, the project has found widespread support, and according to mid-year 2016, several copies of the drone are now in the Republic of Korea Armed Forces.

By its dimensions drone model KAI KUS-9 fully consistent drone model KAI KUS-7, in particular, the length of this UAV is 3,4 meters, while the wingspan drone is 4,2 meters.

UAV KAI KUS-9 designed for exploration in the nearby countryside, can be used to carry out patrol and observation of works and used as a search tool. Among other things, the drone KAI KUS-9 can be employed to coordinate the actions of military units, used to adjust artillery fire, etc.


Photo KAI KUS-9


Tactical military unmanned vehicle KAI KUS-9 is equipped with electro-optical high-resolution camera and an infrared camera, which, when mounted in a special turret allow drone operated at any time during the day.

As the power plant on the UAV KAI KUS-9 used reciprocating two-cylinder engine, which allows the drone to reach speeds in 150 km \ h., While the effective range of the device is equal to 50 kilometers.


Specifications KAI KUS-9.


  • Length: 3,4 m .;
  • Wingspan: 4,2 m .;
  • Height: 0,4 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 40 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 120 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 150 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 50 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4100 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.



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