MA AirDefence UAS

by Marques Aviation Ltd

Performance & Specifications

Wingspan: 2.2 m                            Wingspan: 3.3 m
Fuselage length: 1.4 m                Fuselage length: 1.52 m
Launching weight: 3.5 kg           Launching weight: 8 kg
Payload weight: 1.0 kg                Payload weight: 1.8 kg
Operational range: 10 km         Operational range: 10 km
Endurance: 60 min                       Endurance: 78 min
Speed: 70-110 km/h                     Speed: 110 km/h
Altitude: 1000 m                           Altitude: 1000 m

Onboard Systems

Automatic control system
Navigation system
Communication system
Payload system

Ground Equipment

Ground data link terminal with antennas
Notebook PC-based flight control unit
Notebook PC-based imagery data receiving and processin unit
Spares and support equipment set
Three portable transportation containers

MA AirDefence Falcon

Close Range Unmanned Aerial System

Aerial surveillance, scouting missions, area and perimeter aerial control, highway monitoring and traffic control, search and rescue mission support, patrol and convoy missions, locate and verify area parameter missions, aerial survey, and other.

System Composition

Durable modular composite air vehicle.
Quiet and reliable electric propulsion.
4 channel UHF uplink receiver and antenna.
8 channel microwave (video and telemetry) transmitter and antenna.
Onboard and ground video switching system (controlled gimbal including 2 different fields of view cameras and a third forward looking fixed camera).
Advanced miniature GPS navigation autopilot fully autonomous “hands-off” operation from take off to recovery.
Lightweight waterproof transportation case.

Aircraft

Airframe: Modular design, easily disassembled into major components for ease of transport, shipping, and service.
Fuselage: Gel-coated, molded from a combination of Kevlar and carbon fiber cloths and completed with the Kevlar ballast tube, which makes it is very rigid.
Wing: High-tech carbon fiber composite material D-type design.
Tail Unit: The V-tail is fully molded and finished in two parts. These parts are removable with quick release joints, and fully movable as Ruddervators.
Power Plant: The power plant includes a 300 W electric engine with a pusher propeller.
Power Supply: Lithium Polimar power storage battery. Long endurance, light weight.
Launch and Recovery System: Hand or bungee launched and recovered by landing in deep stall mode or by deploying a parachute.

MA AD Hauler Cargo Drone

Versatile drone for cargo delivery and casualty evacuation (CASEVAC) in support of military operations.

Wing-Copter VTOL/STOL drone configuration of MALE category.

Proprietary patented vertical coaxial-rotor propulsion technology (Patent: US2013/0105620 A1)

Revolutionary military support to ground troops by transporting ammunition, food, water and medical supplies, and providing emergency CASEVAC in critically hostile battle conditions; therefore, saving lives and providing tactical advantage.

The commercial version of the drone has applications for delivery of cargo between cities under the operation of freight companies.

Specifications

Cruise speed: 140 km/h
Stall speed: 75 km/h
Max. climb rate: 300 m/min
Ceiling: 6,000 m
Operation radius: 200 km, large distances using SATCOM.
Endurance: 8 hrs gasoline/oil
Flight range: 1,000 km
Takeoff distance: 0-200 m asphalt
Dimensions: 6.0 m long, 1.60 m high, 5.30 m fuselage, 7.00 m wingspan,
7 aspect ratio, 7 m2 wing surface.
Empty weight: 600 kg
Fuel weight: 170 kg
MTOW: 1,000 kg
Max. payload weight: 400 kg
Engine power: 300 HP

MA AD-1 Target

The UAV target system is intended for air defense weapon training to evaluate and test the various close-in, short-range, and medium range air defense weapon systems.
This aerial target is capable of simulating (completely or partially) a variety of air-defense threats including “cruise missiles”, “anti-ship missiles”, unmanned aerial vehicles, “guided bombs”, and “attack aircraft”.
The target is a recoverable unmanned air vehicle equipped with power plant, automatic flight control system, recovery parachute and modular multi-version mission payloads.

Dimensions
Length overall: 2.1 m
Height overall: 0.5 m
Wing span: 2.3 m

Weight
Max launching weight: 50 kg
Max payload weight: 15 kg

Performance
Max level speed
– Piston Engine: 250 km/h
– Jet Engine: 400 km/h
Operating height range: 50-5000 m
Max endurance: 120 min (Piston Engine); 60 min (Jet Engine)
Max operating radius: 70 km
Maneuvering g-limits: +8/-3

MA AD-2 Target

The UAV target system is intended for air defense weapon training to evaluate and test the various close-in and short-range air defense weapon systems.
This aerial target is capable of simulating (completely or partially) a variety of air-defense threats.
The target is a recoverable unmanned air vehicle equipped with power plant, automatic flight control system, recovery parachute and modular multi-version mission payloads.

Dimensions
Length overall: 1.6 m
Height overall: 0.5 m
Wing span: 4.0 m

Weight
Max launching weight: 30 kg
Max payload weight: 8 kg

 

Performance
Max level speed: 240 km/h
Operating height range: 3000 m
Max endurance: 120 min
Max operating radius: 10 km

MA AD-3 Target

The UAV target system is intended for air defense guns training.
This aerial target is capable of simulating (completely or partially) a variety of air-defense threats.
The target is a recoverable unmanned air vehicle equipped with power plant, automatic flight control system, recovery parachute and modular multi-version mission payloads.

Dimensions
Length overall: 1.8 m
Height overall: 0.4 m
Wing span: 2.4 m

Weight
Max launching weight: 5 kg
Max payload weight: 1 kg

Performance
Max level speed: 140 km/h
Operating height range: 2000 m
Max endurance: 60 min
Max operating radius: 10 km

MA AD DART Target

The AirDefence Dart is intended for air defence weapon training to evaluate the various close-in and short-range weapons systems. This highly maneuverable threat simulation system used for land and sea training is used for training on combating surface-to-air missiles including man-portable and anti-aircraft artillery.

UAV Carrier System

MISSION PAYLOADS

  • Visual augmentation for optical tracking (continuous or strobe light emitter, smoke generator or smoke cartridges).
  • Infer-red (IR) augmentation IR-emitter, pyrotechnic tracking flares.
  • Active and passive radar augmentation (radar transponder, Luneberg lenses, corner reflectors).
  • IR countermeasures (strobe IR jammer, IR flare dispenser).
  • Scoring system (acoustic or Doppler radar miss-distance indicator, hit indicator).
  • Oher equipment (IFF transponder, radar seeker simulator, radar or ultra-sonic altimeter, laser receivers and reflectors, etc.).

Dimensions
Length overall: 2.2 m
Height overall: 0.6 m
Wing span: 2.2 m

Weight
Max launching weight: 60 kg
Max payload weight: 15 kg

Performance
Max level speed
– SIIT SM-300M Engine: 350 km/h
– UELR-731 Engine: 400 km/h
Operating height range: 50-5000 m
Max endurance: 120 min
Max operating range: 20 km (remote control mode); 100 km (autonomous mode)
Maneuvering g-limits: +8/-3

MA AD SkyPatrol

Mini UAV electrical system with a 10 km radius range. The system is ideally suited for immediate investigation of remote problem areas as well as for locating and verifying area parameter for onsite missions and scouting missions.

UAV Carrier System

SYSTEM COMPONENTS

The system is highly customizable, with choices from the UAV, the sensors and ground equipment. The SkyPatrol system is composed of the following:

• Double modular composite air vehicle.
• Quiet and reliable electric propulsion.
• Microwave uplink.
• 8 channel microwave (video and telemetry) transmitter and antenna.
• Onboard and ground video switching system.
• Fully autonomous ‘hands-off’ operation from takeoff to recovery.
• Lightweight waterproof transportation case.

Available Payload

• Dual daylight color TV gimbal
• Dual low light TV nose
• IR fixed forward camera
• Environmental detectors

Ground Communication System

• Command/communications subsystem case.
• Hi-Gain and telemetry receiver with directional antenna.
• Color LCD video goggle display.
• 1-watt UHF uplink transmitter.
• Remote video over Ethernet (LAN and wireless).

Note: This information is subject to change

and does not represent a contractual binding