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Predator RQ-1 / MQ-1 / MQ-9 Reaper UAV

Wingspan

48.7ft (14.84m)

Length

27ft (8.23m)

Wingspan (Predator B)

66ft (20.1168m)

Length (Predator B)

36ft (10.9728m)

Weight Fully Loaded

Up to 2,300lb (1,035kg)

Weight Payload

450lb (202.5kg)

Weight (Predator B)

10,000lb (4,536kg)

Internal Payload (Predator B)

800lb (363kg)

External Payload (Predator B)

3,000lb (1,361kg)

Predator A

Rotax 4-cylinder engine

Predator B

Honeywell TPE 331-10T

Altitude

25,000ft (7,620m)

Range

400nm

Cruise Speed

Over 70kt (129km/h)

Endurance

Over 40 hours

Conventional Launch and Recovery

Approximately 2,000ft (600m)

Altitude (Predator B)

50,000ft (15,240m)

Endurance (Predator B)

Over 30 hours

Airspeed (Predator B)

Over 220kt (407km/hr)

Two-Colour DLTV Television

Variable zoom, 955mm spotter

High-Resolution FLIR

Six fields of view, 19mm to 560mm

Synthetic Aperture Radar

All weather surveillance, 1ft resolution

Optional Payloads

Laser target designator and rangefinder, ECM/ESM, moving target indicator, communications relay

Datalinks

C-band LOS, UHF and Ku-band satellite datalink

Radio Relay

UHF and VHF radio

Data Distribution System

Trojan Spirit II or Global Broadcast System for dissemination

Vehicles

Two HMMWV transports

Ground Data

5.5m dish for Ku-band ground data terminal

Data Dissemination

2.4m dish for data dissemination

Trailer

30ft x 8ft x 8ft (9.14m x 2.44m x 2.44m)

Air Transportability

C-130 and C-141 transportable
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