Meggit CU-162 Vindicator. Specifications. A photo.
Meggit CU-162 Vindicator. Specifications. A photo.

Meggit CU-162 Vindicator. Specifications. A photo.


Meggit CU-162 Vindicator - Canadian military multipurpose drone, designed 2004, the company «Meggit».


Meggit CU-162 Vindicator photo


UAV model Meggit CU-162 Vindicator was designed by Canadian engineers exclusively for military use, and, drone was used here as a teaching and training tool for handling this type of devices, or as drone targets operated at test new weapons or else during military exercises with the launching of missiles.

Despite the relatively limited scope of its application, the unmanned aerial vehicle model Meggit CU-162 Vindicator has been very popular, and, its operation is conducted not only in Canada but also in other countries.

UAV Meggit CU-162 Vindicator has a fairly large size - with a length of meters 2 59 centimeters, while the wingspan is determined by the value in meters 2 52 cm. The large size of the fuselage definitely have an impact on reduced maneuverability drone, however, at the same time provide a takeover target missile during the appropriate test weapons.


Photo Meggit CU-162 Vindicator


Canadian drone Meggit CU-162 Vindicator is equipped with a rotary engine brand UEL AR731, capable of developing a thrust of 38 hp, which allows drone to accelerate to a speed of about 300 km \ h.

What any special devices, with the exception of the global positioning system, the UAV Meggit CU-162 Vindicator is not accessible, which allowed for a relatively low cost when it was created, however, this same factor provided and narrow purpose of the drone.


Specifications Meggit CU-162 Vindicator.


  • Length: 2,59 m .;
  • Wingspan: 2,52 m .;
  • Height: 0,44 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 77,3 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 240 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 300 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 10 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 5500 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: rotative;
  • Powerplant: UEL AR731;
  • Power: 38 hp



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