Tiger Shark. Specifications. A photo.
Tiger Shark. Specifications. A photo.

Tiger Shark. Specifications. A photo.


Tiger Shark - US military multipurpose unmanned aerial vehicle developed by «L-3 Unmanned Systems».


Tiger Shark Photo


Unmanned aerial vehicle model Tiger Shark is designed for reconnaissance, observation of the flight, patrol areas and perimeters of the protected zones of the search operations and special missions. In fact, the drone has all the same features that other unmanned aerial vehicles of this class, however, due to the relatively low cost and good reliability, the UAV got a lot of support, and therefore continues to operate to this day.

As a means of monitoring and surveillance of the terrain on the unmanned aircraft model Tiger Shark applied electro-high resolution camera with 12-fold zoom, which is used in the operation of the drone in the daytime. In the night-time, as well as in an unfavorable or a lack of visibility on the drone used an infrared camera that provides high efficiency device of its engagement.

US military multipurpose unmanned Tiger Shark fuselage has a length in meters 4 12 centimeters, while the wingspan drone is 5 33 centimeters meters, which is almost comparable with the size of ultralight piloted aircraft.

As the power plant on the Tiger Shark UAV used reciprocating two-cylinder engine has a capacity of 25 hp, which allows drone to reach a maximum speed of flight in 120 km \ h., At the same time, in the autonomous flight mode the unit can be up to 10 hours.


Specifications Tiger Shark.


  • Length: 4,12 m .;
  • Wingspan: 5,33 m .;
  • Height: 1,22 m .;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 144 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 100 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 120 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 150 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4100 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: 25 hp



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