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ZALA 421-08

Unmanned Micro-Air Vehicle (UMAV)

The ZALA 421-08 series micro-UAV serves the Russian Armed Forces as a highly-portable air-based reconnaissance system.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 8/9/2017
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Year: 2008
Manufacturer(s): ZALA Aero - Russia
Production: 350
Crew: 0
Length: 1.35 ft (0.41 m)
Width: 2.62 ft (0.8 m)
Weight (Empty): 2 lb (1 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 4 lb (2 kg)
Power: 1 x Electric engine driving a two-bladed propeller at the nose.
Speed: 93 mph (150 kph; 81 kts)
Ceiling: 11,811 feet (3,600 m; 2.24 miles)
Range: 9 miles (15 km; 8 nm)
Operators: Russia


None. Mission payload restricted to cameras and sensor equipment.

Variants / Models

• 421-08 - Base Series Designation
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