Lipan M3 – Argentine UAV designed for surveillance and reconnaissance, designed in 1996, the military experts of the «Ejercito Argentino».
UAV Lipan M3 became constructed in the early 90-ies of the last century, at the same time, despite the fact that the design of an aircraft of this type was first implemented in Latin America, the project has been very successful and popular, which ensured him a high prospect .
In addition to reconnaissance, unmanned aerial vehicle Argentinean production is also able to receive and analyze data on the geographical characteristics of the study area, to carry out to obtain data on weather and weather conditions, which in turn adds extensive functionality to provide, including the possibility to use civilian purposes, but only under the supervision of military representatives.
UAV is equipped with modern telemetry devices, a high resolution camera and global positioning, which in turn allows you to receive large amounts of data and handle them in the compartment. Among other things, an unmanned aerial vehicle Lipan M3 equipped with varifocal cameras and infrared tracking systems that effectively.
Lipan M3 photo
Range UAV Lipan M3 is 40 kilometers, while the maximum speed of the machine follow this 170 km \ h., In the practical flight ceiling 2 thousand meters, which is quite rational for the aircraft used in the military sphere.
To date, the Argentine drone Lipan M3 operated by the armed forces of countries such as Argentina and Egypt, however, in the year 2015 his desire to use devices and the data expressed as a number of African countries, the more so that the aircraft has a low cost.
Specifications Lipan M3.
- Length: 3,55 m .;
- Wingspan: 4,6 m .;
- Height: 0,46 m .;
- Maximum takeoff weight: 60 kg .;
- Cruising flight speed: 150 km \ h .;
- Maximum flight speed: 170 km \ h .;
- Maximum flight distance: 40 km .;
- Maximum flight height: 2000 m .;
- aircraft engine type: a piston;