Phoenix 40. Specifications. A photo.
Phoenix 40. Specifications. A photo.

Phoenix 40. Specifications. A photo.


Phoenix 40 - American multi-purpose unmanned aerial vehicle dual-use, developed in 2011, the company «TaiLinx».


Phoenix 40 a photo


Initially, the design of the unmanned aerial vehicle of the Phoenix 40 model was carried out exclusively for civilian purposes, in particular, this drone was to be used for aerial photography, used to monitor traffic and roads, and to monitor fire and environment. Nevertheless, due to the sufficiently high operational and flying characteristics, an unmanned aerial vehicle has gained some popularity in the US Armed Forces, where the drone could be used for observation and patrolling operations related to the protection of border areas, the movement of illegal migrants, etc. Due to a fairly wide range of applications, the US unmanned aerial vehicle model Phoenix 40 proved to be very promising, and therefore the release of this drone continues to this day.

UAV Phoenix 40 designed in two basic configurations - today there are versions equipped with six and eight electric motors that affect the flight characteristics, however, it is appropriately determined and cost indicators. The maximum flight speed of the device is 65 km \ h., At the same time, the maximum duration is limited UAV flight 50 minutes.

American drone 40 the Phoenix has a fairly compact dimensions of its fuselage, in particular, when Dean and width unmanned funds 60 centimeters, the drone has a mass just 3,4 kilos (UAV maximum take-off weight).


Specifications Phoenix 40.


  • Length: 0,6 m .;
  • Width: 0,6 m .;
  • Height: 0,3 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 3,4 kg. (Depending on configuration);
  • Cruising flight speed: 40 km \ h. (Depending on configuration);
  • Maximum flight speed: 65 km \ h. (Depending on configuration);
  • Maximum flight distance: 15 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 3000 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: Electric;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.



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