AVIC Hongdu Nighthawk

The Nighthawk unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system is a new generation of small short-range unmanned drones mainly used in the battlefield for reconnaissance surveillance, target accurate positioning, and fighting against damage effect assessment tasks such as correction shots.
AVIC Hongdu Nighthawk
The system adopts zero launching via a rocket booster, with a light weight, large task loading capacity and is flexible and convenient for use.
The overall layout and aerodynamic characteristics.
This small, short-range UAV system has a high wing, tail wing and has adopted an inverted V form.
It uses a parachute recovery system with a skid damping system under the airframe.
Performance
Maximum taking-off weight
≤90kg
Task loading capacity
20kg
Radius of action
110km
Maximum Level Flight Speed
170km/h
Flight Endurance
3h
Ceiling
3,500m

 

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