Specifications for the
General Atomics MQ-1 Predator (Predator A)
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
Focus Model: General Atomics MQ-1 Predator (Predator A)
Country of Origin: United States
Manufacturer: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Incorporated - USA
Initial Year of Service: 1995
Crew: 3 (By Remote)
Length: 26.97 ft (8.22 m)
Width: 48.56 ft (14.80 m)
Height: 6.89ft (2.10 m)
Weight (Empty): 1,129 lb (512 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 2,249 lb (1,020 kg)
Powerplant: 1 x Rotax 914F 4-cylinder engine producing 115hp.
Maximum Speed: 135 mph (217kmh; 117 kts)
Maximum Range: 454 miles (730km)
Service Ceiling: 25,000 ft (7,620 m; 4.7 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 0 feet per minute (0 m/min)
2 x AGM-114 Hellfire laser-guided anti-tank missiles OR 2 x AIM-92 Stinger short-ranged anti-aircraft missile.
RQ-1 - Initial Series Designation indicating primary reconnaissance role.
Italy; Morocco; Turkey; United Arab Emirates; United States