TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA. Specifications. A photo.
TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA. Specifications. A photo.

TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA. Specifications. A photo.


TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA - Turkish military multipurpose unmanned aerial vehicle developed in 2012, the company «Turkish Aerospace Technology».


Photo TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA


The TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA unmanned aerial vehicle is positioned as an exclusively military development, operated to perform a variety of tasks. Where should include reconnaissance, patrol and observation flights, search operations, aerial photography of the terrain, etc. The development of this unmanned aerial vehicle was started by Turkish specialists in the field of aerospace technologies in 2009, while the project itself took about three years, which is very A little for a functional military unmanned vehicle, which makes this drone even promising at the present time.

The main purpose of UAV models TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA is to conduct reconnaissance, however, in addition to these objectives, the drone TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA can also perform tasks and indirect, for example, to conduct patrolling the territory, to carry out search and rescue operations, and others.

Dimensions UAV model TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA is comparable to the size of a manned light helicopter, but the device itself is more agile and effective in its operation.

Thanks to a sufficiently powerful propulsion system, drone TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA can accelerate to a maximum speed of flight in 130 km \ h., While the maximum effective range of its action is 150 kilometers, which in turn is sufficiently acceptable.

As a means of tracking on an unmanned aerial vehicle, electro-optical and infrared cameras are used, which make it possible to take pictures of the terrain, both in daylight hours and in unfavorable visibility conditions.


Specifications TAI Sivrisinek R-IHA.


  • Length: 5,8 m .;
  • The diameter of the rotor: 5,6 m .;
  • Height: 1,78 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 320 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 100 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 130 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 150 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 3100 m.
  • aircraft engine type: unknown;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.


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