Orion. Specifications. A photo.
Orion. Specifications. A photo.

Orion. Specifications. A photo.


Orion - Russian heavy impact drone, designed by "Transas".

The development and design of the Orion unmanned aerial vehicle was started by domestic aircraft builders from the Transas company in 2012, while the air vehicle was intended exclusively for military use. Where it could be used to implement such tasks as reconnaissance of the terrain. The implementation of patrol operations, surveillance and monitoring of the terrain and objects located on it, aerial photography and aerial photography, but much more important is the fact that this air can be used to strike at the positions of a potential enemy, for which the drone is equipped with its own system Weapons.

Russian unmanned aerial means is arranged in the airplane configuration, wherein, due to the large dimensions of the aircraft for its use requires specially prepared runway.

Its first flight tests, the Russian multipurpose unmanned aerial vehicle Orion model began to be exposed to 2016 year, while in the case. If the tests are successful, you have to 2018 years is expected to start delivering these air assets in the Russian Army.

Power section Russian multipurpose unmanned air means represented by one rotary engine. Which is able to accelerate to the limit speed drone in 220 km \ h., While, the estimated range of missions performed by this device is limited in distance 1200 kilometers.


Specifications Orion.


  • Length: Unknown;
  • Wingspan: Unknown;
  • Height: Unknown;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 1100 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 180 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 220 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 1200 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 7100 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: rotative;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.



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