Tadiran Mastiff. Specifications. A photo.
Tadiran Mastiff. Specifications. A photo.

Tadiran Mastiff. Specifications. A photo.


Tadiran Mastiff - Israeli military multipurpose unmanned aerial vehicle developed by «Tadiran Electronic Systems».

The multi-purpose unmanned aerial vehicle of the Tadiran Mastiff model began to be designed by Israeli specialists in the field of aerospace technologies and air technology at the beginning of the 70-ies of the last century, becoming in essence the first high-tech unmanned aerial vehicle on the territory of the country. This device has been able to prove itself in the best possible way for a long time, in particular, the drill Tadiran Mastiff is actively used to carry out tasks related to the reconnaissance area, is actively used in patrol and observation flights, is used for aerial photography and aerial photography of the terrain, and is also used to carry out Adjusting the fire about the enemy using artillery.

Tadiran Mastiff UAV has a fairly large dimensions, in particular, the length of the fuselage of the device is about 3,3 meters, while the wingspan drone is 4 25 meters centimeters. This factor has to some extent affected the maneuverability of the device to the same, because a sufficiently large index of maximum take-off weight, experts from the company «Tadiran Electronic Systems» were forced to also set here and a powerful propulsion system that allows the drone to develop a cruising flight speed 140 km \ h.

UAV Tadiran Mastiff is equipped with an optical camera for shooting areas in daytime, as well as an infrared camera, which allows the device to use at night, or in the case of insufficient or unfavorable visibility.


Technical characteristics of Tadiran Mastiff.


  • Length: 3,3 m .;
  • Wingspan: 4,25 m .;
  • Height: 0,89 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 138 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 140 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 185 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 50 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4500 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.


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