Merpati Hand Launched Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) is a lightweight solution designed for rapid deployment and high mobility for both military and Homeland Security Applications, requiring low altitude surveillance and reconnaissance intelligence.
The Merpati can be operated manually or programmed for autonomous operation, utilizing the system’s advanced avionics and precise GPS navigation.
With a wingspan of 5.5 feet and a weight of 5.5 pounds, the hand-launched Merpati provides aerial observation, day or night, at line-of-sight ranges up to 10 kilometers. The Merpati delivers real-time color or infrared imagery to the ground control and remote viewing stations.
No Runways Required Small Size, Lightweight & Hand-Launched Autonomous Takeoff, Navigation & landing Delivers Realtime Situational Awareness Increases Combat Effectiveness
|Payloads||Thermal Imager/ Day and Night Camera|
|Recovery Method||Deep-stall landing|
|Operating Altitude (Typ.)||100-500 ft (30-152 m) AGL, 14,000 ft MSL max launch altitude|
|GCS||Lightweight, Waterproof Softcase, Man Portable|
|Wing Span||5.5 ft (1.6 m)|
|Length||3.9 ft (1.1 m)|
|Weight||5.5 lbs (2.5 kg)|
|Assembly Time||<15 mins|