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IAI Scout

Israel (1981)
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Origin: Israel
Year: 1981
Type: Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
Manufacturer(s): Israel Aircraft Industries (IAI) - Israel
Production: 100


The IAI Scout went on to be replaced by the IAI Searcher Unmanned Aerial Vehicle of 1992.


Detailing the development and operational history of the IAI Scout Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV).  Entry last updated on 4/18/2016. Authored by Staff Writer. Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

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Relative Maximum Speed Rating
Hi: 120mph
Lo: 60mph
    This entry's maximum listed speed (109mph).

    Graph average of 90 miles-per-hour.
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Unit Production Comparison
Comm. Market HI*: 44,000 units
Military Market HI**: 36,183 units
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100


  * Commercial Market High belongs to Cessna 172.

  ** Military Market High belongs to Ilyushin Il-2.


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Global Operators:
Israel
Historical Commitments / Honors:

Military lapel ribbon for Operation Allied Force
Military lapel ribbon for the Arab-Israeli War
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Britain
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Midway
Military lapel ribbon for the Berlin Airlift
Military lapel ribbon for the Chaco War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cold War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cuban Missile Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for the Falklands War
Military lapel ribbon for the French-Indochina War
Military lapel ribbon for the Golden Age of Flight
Military lapel ribbon for the 1991 Gulf War
Military lapel ribbon for the Indo-Pak Wars
Military lapel ribbon for the Iran-Iraq War
Military lapel ribbon for the Korean War
Military lapel ribbon for the 1982 Lebanon War
Military lapel ribbon for the Malayan Emergency
Military lapel ribbon for the attack on Pearl Harbor
Military lapel ribbon for the Six Day War
Military lapel ribbon for the Soviet-Afghan War
Military lapel ribbon for the Spanish Civil War
Military lapel ribbon for the Suez Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for the Vietnam War
Military lapel ribbon for Warsaw Pact of the Cold War-era
Military lapel ribbon for the WASP (WW2)
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 1
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 2
Military lapel ribbon for the Yom Kippur
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Structural - Crew, Dimensions, and Weights:
Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the IAI Scout model. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.

Operational
CREW


Personnel
0


Dimension
LENGTH


Feet
12.07 ft


Meters
3.68 m


Dimension
WIDTH


Feet
16.27 ft


Meters
4.96 m


Dimension
HEIGHT


Feet
3.08 ft


Meters
0.94 m


Weight
EMPTY


Pounds
212 lb


Kilograms
96 kg


Weight
LOADED


Pounds
353 lb


Kilograms
160 kg

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Installed Power - Standard Day Performance:
1 x Combustion Piston Engine developing 22 horsepower.

Performance
SPEED


Miles-per-Hour
109 mph


Kilometers-per-Hour
176 kph


Knots
95 kts


Performance
CEILING


Feet
15,092 ft


Meters
4,600 m


Miles
2.86 mi

Armament - Hardpoints (0):

None. Payload consisting of optics and sensors.
Variants: Series Model Variants
• Scout - Base Series Designation