Nostromo Yagua. Specifications. A photo.
Nostromo Yagua. Specifications. A photo.

Nostromo Yagua. Specifications. A photo.


Nostromo Yagua - Argentine military unmanned aerial vehicle developed in 2006, the company «Nostroma Defensa».

Drone Nostromo Yagua is a modular unmanned aerial vehicle designed specifically for use in the Armed Forces of Argentina. This device is intended primarily for use as a reconnaissance means, for which, it is equipped with either an electro-optical or infrared or thermal camera, which allows you to extract almost any information about the terrain under investigation. In addition, the unmanned aerial Nostromo Yagua can also be used as a patrol and surveillance facility, used as a search drone to be used to correct artillery strikes against enemy positions.

Thanks to a sufficiently wide field of its application, the unmanned aerial vehicle Nostromo Yagua enjoys quite popular in the Armed Forces of Argentina - as of the end of the year 2015, 20 was released about this model drones.

Unmanned aerial vehicle Nostromo Yagua has a small size - with its length in 2 meter span of the wing device is 2,5 meters, however, due to the fact that the development of UAV used composite materials, the drone has a relatively small mass of about 12 kg.

As the power plant an unmanned aerial vehicle Nostromo Yagua uses an electric motor, which allows the drone to reach a maximum speed of its movement to 100 km \ C., however, the maximum length of time the UAV in the air is limited to just one hour.


Specifications Nostromo Yagua.


  • Length: 2 m .;
  • Wingspan: 2,5 m .;
  • Height: 0,6 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 12 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 80 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 100 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 50 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4100 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: Electric;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.



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