Nibbo. Specifications. A photo.
Nibbo. Specifications. A photo.

Nibbo. Specifications. A photo.


Nibbo - unmanned aerial vehicle for military use, designed by the Italian company «Selex Galileo».


Nibbo photo


Italian drone Nibbo model is exclusively military development, is intended to carry out reconnaissance, patrol and surveillance of the flight, special operations related to the search of places clusters of potential enemy, and others.

The unmanned aerial vehicle is a device operating in a fully automatic mode, which is mainly due to the long range of the flight of this drone and its high speed of movement. Nevertheless. This factor rather gives the Nibbo unmanned aerial vehicle a high advantage, providing efficiency of application both for reconnaissance of air and ground space and water surface. To date, UAVs of this model are actively used in the UK, Italy and the US, while also considering the possibility of exporting drones to Germany and Denmark.

Italian drone Nibbo has a fairly compact dimensions - with a length of the fuselage device 4,1 meters, the drone has a wingspan in 2,3 meters, but at the same time, empty weight of the UAV is about 290 kg, which to some extent makes it difficult to move the drone to a place close operation.

Own chassis system drone Nibbo does not, as a consequence, the launch drone is performed with a special ramp. While. As landing is carried out on a special air cushion or else directly on the water surface.

Unmanned aerial vehicle Nibbo equipped with turbojet engine, which allows the drone to reach a maximum speed of its movement in 900 km \ h., At the same time, the maximum flight range of the device is limited to distance 400 kilometers.


Specifications Nibbo.


  • Length: 4,1 m .;
  • Wingspan: 2,3 m .;
  • Height: 0,9 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 360 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 650 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 900 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 400 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 12500 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: turbojet;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.



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