Vanilla Aircraft VA001. Specifications. A photo
Vanilla Aircraft VA001. Specifications. A photo

Vanilla Aircraft VA001. Specifications. A photo.


Vanilla Aircraft VA001 - American multi-purpose unmanned aerial vehicle, designed by «Vanilla Aircraft».

The Vanilla Aircraft VA001 unmanned aerial vehicle was designed by the American aircraft manufacturer Vanilla Aircraft specifically for the US Department of Defense, while the main principle of this project was the low cost of the aircraft while maintaining the basic qualities and characteristics. Thanks to a special approach to the creation of an aircraft, the specialists managed to quickly implement the project of this drone, having successfully tested it already at the end of 2016.

His appearance American drone model Vanilla Aircraft VA001 little different from the other unmanned air assets of the class, only the most obvious visual difference is the location and shape of the wing, which is pretty much elevated above the fuselage.

In technical terms, an unmanned aerial vehicle Vanilla Aircraft VA001 has the highest efficiency, as with a conventional internal combustion engine, the air vehicle can carry out flights over 10 days, while the mass of the drone is only 14,6 kilos that allows you to run it both from the surface of the runway, and with the help of the booster catapult.

As used drone piston internal combustion engine, the device is able to overclock to the maximum speed of movement in 120 km \ h., In the effective range of flight is 200 kilometers.


Specifications Vanilla Aircraft VA001.


  • Length: Unknown;
  • Wingspan: Unknown;
  • Height: Unknown;
  • Maximum takeoff weight: 14,6 kg .;
  • Cruising flight speed: 100 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight speed: 120 km \ h .;
  • Maximum flight distance: 200 km .;
  • Maximum flight height: 4600 m .;
  • aircraft engine type: a piston;
  • Powerplant: unknown;
  • Power: unknown.



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