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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 (134) 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
    2002
    Thumbnail picture of the AAI RQ-7 Shadow
    AAI RQ-7 Shadow
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the ADCOM Systems United 40
    ADCOM Systems United 40
    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the AeroVironment RQ-11 Raven
    AeroVironment RQ-11 Raven
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the AeroVironment RQ-12A Wasp III
    AeroVironment RQ-12A Wasp III
    2002
    Thumbnail picture of the AeroVironment RQ-14 Dragon Eye
    AeroVironment RQ-14 Dragon Eye
    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the AeroVironment RQ-20 Puma
    AeroVironment RQ-20 Puma
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus DS Tanan 300
    Airbus DS Tanan 300
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Aisheng ASN-209 (Silver Eagle)
    Aisheng ASN-209 (Silver Eagle)
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the ARCA AirStrato
    ARCA AirStrato
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the Arcturus T-20
    Arcturus T-20
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the ARP Golden Eagle
    ARP Golden Eagle
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Aurora Flight Sciences Orion
    Aurora Flight Sciences Orion
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the AVIC Cloud Shadow
    AVIC Cloud Shadow
    1997
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe QF-4 (McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II)
    BAe QF-4 (McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II)
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Systems Mantis
    BAe Systems Mantis
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Systems Taranis
    BAe Systems Taranis
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Bayraktar TB2
    Bayraktar TB2
    1998
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell Eagle Eye (Model 918)
    Bell Eagle Eye (Model 918)
    2023
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell V-247 Vigilant
    Bell V-247 Vigilant
    1980
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / Hughes AH-6 / MH-6 Little Bird
    Boeing / Hughes AH-6 / MH-6 Little Bird
    1997
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / McDonnell Douglas X-36
    Boeing / McDonnell Douglas X-36
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing Insitu RQ-21 Blackjack (Integrator)
    Boeing Insitu RQ-21 Blackjack (Integrator)
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing Insitu ScanEagle
    Boeing Insitu ScanEagle
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing Insitu ScanEagle 2
    Boeing Insitu ScanEagle 2
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing MQ-18 Hummingbird (A160)
    Boeing MQ-18 Hummingbird (A160)
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing Phantom Eye
    Boeing Phantom Eye
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing QF-16 (Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon)
    Boeing QF-16 (Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon)
    2002
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing X-45
    Boeing X-45
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing X-48
    Boeing X-48
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the CASC CH-3 Rainbow
    CASC CH-3 Rainbow
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the CASIC WJ-600
    CASIC WJ-600
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Chengdu (AVIC) Pterodactyl I (Wing Loong I)
    Chengdu (AVIC) Pterodactyl I (Wing Loong I)
    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the Chengdu (AVIC) Soar Dragon (Soar Eagle)
    Chengdu (AVIC) Soar Dragon (Soar Eagle)
    2010
    Thumbnail picture of the DARPA Falcon HTV-2
    DARPA Falcon HTV-2
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the DARPA KQ-X (Global Hawk)
    DARPA KQ-X (Global Hawk)
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault nEUROn
    Dassault nEUROn
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Denel Dynamics Bateleur
    Denel Dynamics Bateleur
    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO AURA
    DRDO AURA
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO Nishant
    DRDO Nishant
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO Rustom (Warrior)
    DRDO Rustom (Warrior)
    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the EADS Harfang
    EADS Harfang
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the EADS Talarion
    EADS Talarion
    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the Elbit Hermes 450
    Elbit Hermes 450
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Elbit Hermes 900 (Kochav)
    Elbit Hermes 900 (Kochav)
    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Elbit Skylark
    Elbit Skylark
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the EMT ALADIN
    EMT ALADIN
    2000
    Thumbnail picture of the EMT Luna X-2000
    EMT Luna X-2000
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Forpost ISR
    Forpost ISR
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics Avenger (Predator C)
    General Atomics Avenger (Predator C)
    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics Guardian
    General Atomics Guardian
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics MQ-1 Predator (Predator A)
    General Atomics MQ-1 Predator (Predator A)
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics MQ-1C Gray Eagle (Sky Warrior)
    General Atomics MQ-1C Gray Eagle (Sky Warrior)
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper (Predator B)
    General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper (Predator B)
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics Sea Avenger
    General Atomics Sea Avenger
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the Ghods Ababil (Swallow)
    Ghods Ababil (Swallow)
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Ghods Mohajer / Mersad (Migrant)
    Ghods Mohajer / Mersad (Migrant)
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the GIDS Shahpar
    GIDS Shahpar
    2004
    Thumbnail picture of the Griffon Aerospace MQM-170 Outlaw
    Griffon Aerospace MQM-170 Outlaw
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Guizhou Sparrow Hawk II
    Guizhou Sparrow Hawk II
    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the Guizhou WZ-2000 (WuZhen-2000 / WZ-9)
    Guizhou WZ-2000 (WuZhen-2000 / WZ-9)
    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the Gyrodyne QH-50 DASH
    Gyrodyne QH-50 DASH
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Shahed 129 (Eye-Witness)
    HESA Shahed 129 (Eye-Witness)
    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the Honeywell RQ-16 T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk)
    Honeywell RQ-16 T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk)
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the Hongdu Lijian (Sharp Sword)
    Hongdu Lijian (Sharp Sword)
    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI / TRW RQ-5 Hunter
    IAI / TRW RQ-5 Hunter
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Harop (Harpy)
    IAI Harop (Harpy)
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Heron / Machatz-1
    IAI Heron / Machatz-1
    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Panther
    IAI Panther
    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI RQ-2 Pioneer
    IAI RQ-2 Pioneer
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Scout
    IAI Scout
    1992
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Searcher
    IAI Searcher
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Super Heron
    IAI Super Heron
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the IAIO Fotros (Fallen Angel)
    IAIO Fotros (Fallen Angel)
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the IAIO Yasir (Yasseer)
    IAIO Yasir (Yasseer)
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Jordan Falcon
    Jordan Falcon
    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the KAI / Boeing KUS-VJ
    KAI / Boeing KUS-VJ
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Kaiser-Fleetwings BQ-2
    Kaiser-Fleetwings BQ-2
    1994
    Thumbnail picture of the Kaman K-MAX (K-1200)
    Kaman K-MAX (K-1200)
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-175
    Kamov Ka-175
    2010
    Thumbnail picture of the Karrar (Striker)
    Karrar (Striker)
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Latitude Engineering Hybrid Quadcopter
    Latitude Engineering Hybrid Quadcopter
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the Leonardo (SELEX Galileo) Falco
    Leonardo (SELEX Galileo) Falco
    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed / Boeing RQ-3 DarkStar
    Lockheed / Boeing RQ-3 DarkStar
    1969
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed D-21
    Lockheed D-21
    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin Desert Hawk III
    Lockheed Martin Desert Hawk III
    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin Fury 1500
    Lockheed Martin Fury 1500
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin Polecat (P-175)
    Lockheed Martin Polecat (P-175)
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin Quad Indago
    Lockheed Martin Quad Indago
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel (Wraith)
    Lockheed Martin RQ-170 Sentinel (Wraith)
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin X-56A (MUTT)
    Lockheed Martin X-56A (MUTT)
    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed MQM-105 Aquila TADAR
    Lockheed MQM-105 Aquila TADAR
    2030
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed SR-72
    Lockheed SR-72
    2025
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed TR-X
    Lockheed TR-X
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan Skat
    Mikoyan Skat
    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the MTIS Pegaz 011
    MTIS Pegaz 011
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the NESCOM Burraq
    NESCOM Burraq
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Sharp Eye III
    NORINCO Sharp Eye III
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Sky Saker
    NORINCO Sky Saker
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman / Bell Fire-X (MQ-8C)
    Northrop Grumman / Bell Fire-X (MQ-8C)
    2010
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman EURO HAWK
    Northrop Grumman EURO HAWK
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman MQ-4 Triton
    Northrop Grumman MQ-4 Triton
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman MQ-8 Fire Scout
    Northrop Grumman MQ-8 Fire Scout
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman RQ-180
    Northrop Grumman RQ-180
    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman RQ-4 Global Hawk
    Northrop Grumman RQ-4 Global Hawk
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman Sandstorm
    Northrop Grumman Sandstorm
    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman X-47A Pegasus
    Northrop Grumman X-47A Pegasus
    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop Grumman X-47B
    Northrop Grumman X-47B
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Piaggio P.1HH Hammerhead
    Piaggio P.1HH Hammerhead
    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Prox Dynamics Black Hornet Nano
    Prox Dynamics Black Hornet Nano
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Radioplane OQ-2
    Radioplane OQ-2
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Reiner Stemme Q01
    Reiner Stemme Q01
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Rostech Chirok (Teal)
    Rostech Chirok (Teal)
    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the Ryan AQM-91 Firefly / Compass Arrow
    Ryan AQM-91 Firefly / Compass Arrow
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab Skeldar
    Saab Skeldar
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the SAGEM Patroller
    SAGEM Patroller
    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the SAGEM Sperwer (Sparrowhawk)
    SAGEM Sperwer (Sparrowhawk)
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the SATUMA Jasoos (Spy)
    SATUMA Jasoos (Spy)
    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Schiebel Camcopter S-100
    Schiebel Camcopter S-100
    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the Shenyang (AVIC) Divine Eagle
    Shenyang (AVIC) Divine Eagle
    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the SKNL PRz PR-5 Wiewior Plus
    SKNL PRz PR-5 Wiewior Plus
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the SkyPro UAV
    SkyPro UAV
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the Sokol Altius
    Sokol Altius
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Zond (Series)
    Sukhoi Zond (Series)
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Tadiran Mastiff
    Tadiran Mastiff
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the TAI Anka
    TAI Anka
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Tekever AR5 Life Ray Evolution
    Tekever AR5 Life Ray Evolution
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Thales Watchkeeper WK450
    Thales Watchkeeper WK450
    1964
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-123 (Yastreb) / (DBR-1)
    Tupolev Tu-123 (Yastreb) / (DBR-1)
    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the Utva Vrabac
    Utva Vrabac
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the UVision Hero-120
    UVision Hero-120
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the UVision Hero-30
    UVision Hero-30
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the UVision Hero-900
    UVision Hero-900
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the ZALA 421-20
    ZALA 421-20