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Most famous russian military drones

Kamov Ka-137

Crew: 1 ground operator
Capacity: 80 kg (176 lb) internal cargo
Diameter: 1.30 m (4 ft 3 in)
Main rotor diameter: 5.30 m (17 ft 5 in)
Height: 2.30 m (7 ft 7 in)
Main rotor area: 8.3 m2 (90 ft2)
Gross weight: 280 kg (620 lb)
Powerplant: 1 × Hirth 2706-R05, 50 kW (65 hp)
Maximum speed: 175 km/h (110 mph)
Range: 530 km (330 miles)
Endurance: 4 hours
Service ceiling: 5,000 m (16,400 ft)

Mikoyan Skat

Crew: none
Length: 10.25 m (33.6 ft in)
Wingspan: 11.5 m (37.7 ft in)
Powerplant: 1 × Klimov RD-5000B, 50.4 kN (11,340 lbf) thrust
Maximum speed: 850 km/h (497 mph)
Service ceiling: 15,000 m (39,370 ft)
Up to 2 tons of weapons in internal bays

Orlan-10

Take-off weight – 15 kg
Payload weight – 6 kg
Engine – engine (gasoline A-95)
Launch method – folding catapult
Landing method – via parachute recovery
Airspeed – 90–150 km/h
Max. flight duration – 16 hours
Max. complex range of application – up to 140 km from the ground control station (up to 600 km off-line)
Max. altitude above sea level – 5,000 m
Max. wind speed at the start – 10 m/s
Operating temperature range near the ground from −30 to +40 °C

Zala 421-06

Range: 400 km max
Flight duration: 0.5 h
Power unit: internal combustion engine
Cruising speed – 54 km/h
Maximum speed – 89 km/h
Maximum flight altitude – 4000 m above sea level
Size: 0,4 m ×1,57 m ×0,67 m
Main rotor diameter – 1,77 m
Payload weight – 3.5 kg max
Takeoff/landing: vertical
Color Video camera 550 TVL
Infrared camera 320*240 pixels
Photo camera 10 megapixels

Zala 421-08

Wingspan: 0.8 m
Length: 0.41 m
Weight: 1.7 kg
Flight altitude: 3600 m max above sea level
Radio link: 15 km
Maximum flight duration: 90 min – with electric engine
Speed range: 65–150 km/h
Launch: autonomously from hands
Landing: parachute
Navigation: Glonass/GPS
Overall size (2 UAVs and GCS): 8 kg
Color Video camera (550 TVL)
Infrared camera
Photo camera (10 megapixels)

Zala 421-12

Takeoff weight, kg – 3,9;
Navigation – GPS;
Flight duration, h – 2;
Engine – electric;
Minimum speed, km/h. – 65;
Maximum speed, km/h – 120 (limited by program);
Maximum flight altitude, m above the sea level – 3600;
Wingspan, m – 1,6;
Length, m – 0,62;
Wind speed during takeoff, no more than m/s – 10;
Payload weight, kg max – 1;
Launch – by means of catapult;
Landing – parachute.
Color Video camera (550 TVL)
Infrared camera (320*240 px)
Photo camera (10 megapixels)

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