Predator XP. Specifications. A photo.
Predator XP. Specifications. A photo.

Predator XP. Specifications. A photo.


Predator XP - civil multipurpose unmanned aerial vehicle developed by the American company «General Atomics».

Design of unmanned aerial vehicles Predator XP model was carried out by American aircraft manufacturers based unmanned waxing air vehicle model Predator MQ-1, in this case, any significant changes in the design of the drone was not done, except was only a simplified configuration and lack of weapons control systems and suspension points weapons.

American multifunctional drone Predator XP model, the machine can be used to perform tasks such as aerial photography and aerial photography of the area, the implementation of geological, topographic and cartographic exploration, conducting patrol and surveillance flights, to environmental monitoring and so on. Thanks to the simplification of the structure of this aircraft means professionals from «General Atomics» managed also to reduce the cost of the drone.

Unmanned aerial means Predator XP model has a relatively large design, in particular when the length unit in meters 8 20 centimeters scope of its wings is 14 80 centimeters meters, which in turn requires a specially prepared runway.

Power section American civil aircraft multifunction Predator XP model vehicle represented by a single piston engine Rotax 914UL, which having a capacity of 105 hp drone able to disperse a maximum airspeed in 210 km \ h., Thus, the effective range is filter device 650 kilometers.


Specifications Predator XP.


  • Length: 8,2 m .;
  • Wingspan: 14,8 m .;
  • Height: 2,1 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 1020 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 180 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 210 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 650 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 7100 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: Rotax 914UL;
  • Power: 105 hp



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