The AU-450 BansheeTM is a high-performance UAV optimized for cost effectiveness, heavy payload (up to 200kg), long endurance (20 hours based upon payload), with military-grade encrypted video and data transfer, global flight control with both anti-collision and anti-hijacking programming.
Integrated mission management systems provide special capabilities for beyond line of sight (BLOS) operations, bay doors for tactical air drops, a 4.5 meters long fuselage bay for supplies/transport, and very low energy consumption for persistent T/ISR surveillance.
|Mission Type||T/ISR, Extended Loiter and Ordinance Delivery||Wingspan||7.2 m|
|Frame Type||Fixed Wing (Canard Design)||Airframe Length||4.0 m|
|Initial C2 Range||80 km BLOS or Global (satellite)||Empty Weight||80 kg|
|Maximum Payload||200 kg (hard points capable)||MTOW||180 kg|
|Endurance||20 hours||Cruise Speed||35 m/s (68 kts)|
|Range||2000 km||Stall Speed||20 m/s (39 kts)|
|Service Ceiling||4000 m||Vne (Never Exceed Speed)||50 m/s (97 kts)|
|Safety System||Ballistic Parachute||Wind Resistance||15 m/s (30 kts)|
|Launch Type||Airfield or Runway||Fuel Type||Gasoline/Heavy Fuel|
|Landing Type||Airfield or Runway||Engine||2 Stroke (28 kw)|