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    Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles (UCAVs) and Drone Aircraft

    No other aircraft group is paid as much attention today as the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle - or UAV - generically referred to as drones.





    There are a total of (121) Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicles (UCAVs) and Drone Aircraft in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin. This list contains all Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) drone types as well as those armed for direct combat (UCAVs). A dedicated listing of Unmanned Combat Air Vehicles (UCAVs) can be found here.



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    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the AAI MQ-19 Aerosonde

    AAI MQ-19 Aerosonde
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the AAI RQ-7 Shadow 200 Tactical

    AAI RQ-7 Shadow 200 Tactical
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle / Day-Night Reconnaissance / Surveillance / Target Acquisition


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the ADCOM Systems United 40

    ADCOM Systems United 40
    Medium Altitude, Long Endurance (MALE) UAV


    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the AeroVironment RQ-11 Raven

    AeroVironment RQ-11 Raven
    Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (SUAV)


    2002
    Thumbnail picture of the AeroVironment RQ-14 Dragon Eye

    AeroVironment RQ-14 Dragon Eye
    Tactical Reconnaissance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the AeroVironment RQ-20 Puma

    AeroVironment RQ-20 Puma
    Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS)


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus DS Tanan 300

    Airbus DS Tanan 300
    Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS)


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Aisheng ASN-209 (Silver Eagle)

    Aisheng ASN-209 (Silver Eagle)
    Medium Altitude, Medium Endurance (MAME) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the ARCA AirStrato

    ARCA AirStrato
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the Arcturus T-20

    Arcturus T-20
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the ARP Golden Eagle

    ARP Golden Eagle
    Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance Drone


    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Aurora Flight Sciences Orion

    Aurora Flight Sciences Orion
    Medium-Altitude, Long-Endurance (MALE) Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS)


    1997
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe QF-4 (McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II)

    BAe QF-4 (McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II)
    Unmanned Target Drone


    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Systems Mantis

    BAe Systems Mantis
    Unmanned Aircraft


    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Systems Taranis

    BAe Systems Taranis
    Technology Demonstrator / Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    1998
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell Eagle Eye (Model 918)

    Bell Eagle Eye (Model 918)
    Unmanned Aerial Tiltrotor Helicopter


    1980
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / Hughes AH-6 / MH-6 Little Bird

    Boeing / Hughes AH-6 / MH-6 Little Bird
    Light Attack / Observation / Transport Helicopter


    1997
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / McDonnell Douglas X-36

    Boeing / McDonnell Douglas X-36
    Unmanned Fighter Technology Demonstrator


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing Insitu RQ-21 Blackjack (Integrator)

    Boeing Insitu RQ-21 Blackjack (Integrator)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing Insitu ScanEagle

    Boeing Insitu ScanEagle
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle / Reconnaissance Drone


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing Insitu ScanEagle 2

    Boeing Insitu ScanEagle 2
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing MQ-18 Hummingbird (A160)

    Boeing MQ-18 Hummingbird (A160)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Helicopter


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing Phantom Eye

    Boeing Phantom Eye
    High Altitude, Long Endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing QF-16 (Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon)

    Boeing QF-16 (Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon)
    Unmanned Target and Training Drone


    2002
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing X-45

    Boeing X-45
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV) Prototype


    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing X-48

    Boeing X-48
    Experimental Blended Wing Body (BWB) Drone


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the CASC CH-3 Rainbow

    CASC CH-3 Rainbow
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the CASIC WJ-600

    CASIC WJ-600
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the Chengdu / Guizhou Soar Dragon (Soar Eagle)

    Chengdu / Guizhou Soar Dragon (Soar Eagle)
    High-Altitude, Long Endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Chengdu Pterodactyl I (Wing Loong)

    Chengdu Pterodactyl I (Wing Loong)
    Medium-Altitude, Long-Endurance (MALE) UAV / UCAV


    2010
    Thumbnail picture of the DARPA Falcon HTV-2

    DARPA Falcon HTV-2
    Experimental Hypersonic Test Vehicle


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the DARPA KQ-X (Global Hawk)

    DARPA KQ-X (Global Hawk)
    Unmanned Aerial Refueling Tanker Demonstrator Vehicle


    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault nEUROn

    Dassault nEUROn
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Denel Dynamics Bateleur

    Denel Dynamics Bateleur
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO AURA

    DRDO AURA
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO Nishant

    DRDO Nishant
    Reconnaissance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO Rustom (Warrior)

    DRDO Rustom (Warrior)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the EADS Harfang

    EADS Harfang
    Medium Altitude, Long Endurance (MALE) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the EADS Talarion

    EADS Talarion
    Medium-Altitude Long-Endurance (MALE) UAV


    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the Elbit Hermes 450

    Elbit Hermes 450
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Elbit Hermes 900 (Kochav)

    Elbit Hermes 900 (Kochav)
    Medium Altitude, Long Endurance (MALE) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Elbit Skylark

    Elbit Skylark
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the EMT ALADIN

    EMT ALADIN
    Close Area Imaging Drone


    2000
    Thumbnail picture of the EMT Luna X-2000

    EMT Luna X-2000
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Forpost ISR

    Forpost ISR
    Unmanned Reconnaissance Drone


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics Avenger (Predator C)

    General Atomics Avenger (Predator C)
    Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV)


    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics Guardian

    General Atomics Guardian
    Maritime Patrol Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics MQ-1 Predator (Predator A)

    General Atomics MQ-1 Predator (Predator A)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics MQ-1C Gray Eagle (Sky Warrior)

    General Atomics MQ-1C Gray Eagle (Sky Warrior)
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper (Predator B)

    General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper (Predator B)
    All-Weather Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV)


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics Sea Avenger

    General Atomics Sea Avenger
    Unmanned Carrier-Launched Airborne Surveillance and Strike (UCLASS) Vehicle


    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the Ghods Ababil (Swallow)

    Ghods Ababil (Swallow)
    Reconnaissance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Ghods Mohajer / Mersad (Migrant)

    Ghods Mohajer / Mersad (Migrant)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) / Reconnaissance Drone


    2004
    Thumbnail picture of the Griffon Aerospace MQM-170 Outlaw

    Griffon Aerospace MQM-170 Outlaw
    Target Drone / ISR / Trainer UAV


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Guizhou Sparrow Hawk II

    Guizhou Sparrow Hawk II
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the Guizhou WZ-2000 (WuZhen-2000 / WZ-9)

    Guizhou WZ-2000 (WuZhen-2000 / WZ-9)
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the Gyrodyne QH-50 DASH

    Gyrodyne QH-50 DASH
    Drone Anti-Submarine Helicopter


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Shahed 129 (Eye-Witness)

    HESA Shahed 129 (Eye-Witness)
    Medium-Altitude, Long-Endurance (MALE) Reconnaissance / Light Attack Drone


    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the Honeywell RQ-16 T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk)

    Honeywell RQ-16 T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk)
    VTOL Micro Air Vehicle


    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Hongdu Lijian (Sharp Sword)

    Hongdu Lijian (Sharp Sword)
    Stealth Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI / TRW RQ-5 Hunter

    IAI / TRW RQ-5 Hunter
    Mutil-Role Short-Range Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Harop (Harpy)

    IAI Harop (Harpy)
    Disposable Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV)


    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Heron / Machatz-1

    IAI Heron / Machatz-1
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Panther

    IAI Panther
    Tilt-Rotor Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI RQ-2 Pioneer

    IAI RQ-2 Pioneer
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Scout

    IAI Scout
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1992
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Searcher

    IAI Searcher
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Super Heron

    IAI Super Heron
    Super-Tactical Unmanned Air System (UAS)


    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the IAIO Fotros (Fallen Angel)

    IAIO Fotros (Fallen Angel)
    Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV)


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the IAIO Yasir (Yasseer)

    IAIO Yasir (Yasseer)
    Lightweight Intelligence-Surveillance-Reconnaissance (ISR) Drone


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Jordan Falcon

    Jordan Falcon
    Light Reconnaissance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1994
    Thumbnail picture of the Kaman K-MAX (K-1200)

    Kaman K-MAX (K-1200)
    Medium-Lift Helicopter


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-175

    Kamov Ka-175
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Helicopter


    2010
    Thumbnail picture of the Karrar (Striker)

    Karrar (Striker)
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Latitude Engineering Hybrid Quadcopter

    Latitude Engineering Hybrid Quadcopter
    VTOL Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed / Boeing RQ-3 DarkStar

    Lockheed / Boeing RQ-3 DarkStar
    High-Altitude, Long Endurance (MALE) UAV


    1969
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed D-21

    Lockheed D-21
    High-Altitude, High-Speed Reconnaissance Drone


    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin Desert Hawk III

    Lockheed Martin Desert Hawk III
    Compact Surveillance Drone


    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin Fury 1500

    Lockheed Martin Fury 1500
    Unmanned Air System (UAS)


    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin Polecat (P-175)

    Lockheed Martin Polecat (P-175)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin Quad Indago

    Lockheed Martin Quad Indago
    Compact Reconnaissance Drone


    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel

    Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin X-56A (MUTT)

    Lockheed Martin X-56A (MUTT)
    Experimental Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed MQM-105 Aquila TADAR

    Lockheed MQM-105 Aquila TADAR
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2030
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed SR-72

    Lockheed SR-72
    Hypersonic Unmanned Reconnaissance Aircraft


    2025
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed TR-X

    Lockheed TR-X
    Unmanned Stealth Aircraft Proposal


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan Skat

    Mikoyan Skat
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)


    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the MTIS Pegaz 011

    MTIS Pegaz 011
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the NESCOM Burraq

    NESCOM Burraq
    Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV)


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Sharp Eyes III

    NORINCO Sharp Eyes III
    Unmanned Helicopter System (UHS)


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Sky Saker

    NORINCO Sky Saker
    Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV)


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman / Bell Fire-X (MQ-8C)

    Northrop Grumman / Bell Fire-X (MQ-8C)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle / Autonomous Overwater Resupply


    2010
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman EURO HAWK

    Northrop Grumman EURO HAWK
    SIGnals INTelligence (SIGINT) Unmanned Air System (UAS)


    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton

    Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton
    Maritime Patrol Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman MQ-8 Fire Scout

    Northrop Grumman MQ-8 Fire Scout
    Unmanned Autonomous Helicopter (UAH)


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman RQ-180

    Northrop Grumman RQ-180
    Reconnaissance Stealth UAV


    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman RQ-4 Global Hawk

    Northrop Grumman RQ-4 Global Hawk
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) / Drone


    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman Sandstorm

    Northrop Grumman Sandstorm
    Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) Trainer


    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman X-47A Pegasus

    Northrop Grumman X-47A Pegasus
    Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV)


    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman X-47B

    Northrop Grumman X-47B
    Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV)


    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Piaggio P.1HH Hammerhead

    Piaggio P.1HH Hammerhead
    Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) / Drone


    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Prox Dynamics Black Hornet Nano

    Prox Dynamics Black Hornet Nano
    Micro Scout Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Radioplane OQ-2

    Radioplane OQ-2
    Aerial Target Drone


    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Reiner Stemme Q01

    Reiner Stemme Q01
    Manned / Unmanned Light Multirole Aircraft


    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Rostech Chirok (Teal)

    Rostech Chirok (Teal)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Hovercraft


    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the Ryan AQM-91 Firefly / Compass Arrow

    Ryan AQM-91 Firefly / Compass Arrow
    Reconnaissance Drone


    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab Skeldar

    Saab Skeldar
    Rotary-Wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the SAGEM Patroller

    SAGEM Patroller
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the SAGEM Sperwer (Sparrowhawk)

    SAGEM Sperwer (Sparrowhawk)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the SATUMA Jasoos (Spy)

    SATUMA Jasoos (Spy)
    Tactical Reconnaissance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Schiebel Camcopter S-100

    Schiebel Camcopter S-100
    Rotary-Wing Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the SELEX Galileo Falco

    SELEX Galileo Falco
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the Shenyang Divine Eagle

    Shenyang Divine Eagle
    High-Altitude, Long-Endurance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the SKNL PRz PR-5 Wiewior Plus

    SKNL PRz PR-5 Wiewior Plus
    Experimental Reconnaissance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the SkyPro UAV

    SkyPro UAV
    Lightweight Hand-Launched Reconnaissance Drone


    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Zond (Series)

    Sukhoi Zond (Series)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle


    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Tadiran Mastiff

    Tadiran Mastiff
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the TAI Anka

    TAI Anka
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) / Unmanned Air Combat Vehicle (UCAV)


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Tekever AR5 Life Ray Evolution

    Tekever AR5 Life Ray Evolution
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Thales Watchkeeper WK450

    Thales Watchkeeper WK450
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)


    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the Utva Vrabac

    Utva Vrabac
    Mini Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)