Meggitt GT-400. Specifications. A photo.
Meggitt GT-400 - American drone military mission, developed by «Meggitt Defence Systems».
UAV model Meggitt GT-400 used as a military air targets at the same time the operational sphere of air tools is very limited. Despite the rather narrow and specialized use of the aircraft, it means the air is quite enjoys great support not only in the US Armed Forces, but also in the Armed Forces of Canada, and, operation of UAVs this model continues to this day.
Dimensions UAV model Meggitt GT-400 are fairly standard for the funds of a similar class and application, in particular when the length of the fuselage in 2 meters 63 cm, range of air tools wing is only 72 centimeters, which in turn gives the drone good maneuverability, however, to maintain the device in the air must have a high flight speed, which is, perhaps, the only drawback.
A US military drone Meggitt GT-400 equipped with propulsion jet type, which allows the device to accelerate to a maximum speed of flight in 740 km \ h., Which applies in cases of anti-aircraft weapons testing existing at subsonic speeds. Nevertheless, it is important to take into account the fact that the maximum duration of the flight of the aircraft is quite limited and is only 30 minutes, while the effective range of the UAV following 120 kilometers.
Specifications Meggitt GT-400.
- Length: 2,63 m .;
- Wingspan: 0,72 m .;
- Height: 0,48 m .;
- Maximum takeoff weight: 82 kg .;
- Cruising flight speed: 450 km \ h .;
- Maximum flight speed: 740 km \ h .;
- Maximum flight distance: 120 km .;
- Maximum flight height: 9100 m .;
- aircraft engine Type: Jet;
- Powerplant: unknown;
- Power: unknown.
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