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Global Observer High Altitude Long Endurance UAV

Maiden Flight

August 2010

Introduced

2011

Wingspan

48.7m

Empty Weight

159kg

Maximum Take-off Weight

1805kg

Type

Hydrogen fuel cell

Number of Engines

One

Power Capacity

2.8kW

Number of Electric Motors

Eight

Maximum Cruise Speed

23kts (42.5km/h)

Maximum Altitude

65,000ft (19,812m)

Maximum Endurance

168 hours

Manufacturer

AeroVironment Inc

Operators

US Defence Forces, and Homeland Security
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