Iran Aircraft Manufacturing Industrial Company (HESA) - Iran
Iraq; Iran; Sudan; Syria
Surveil ground targets / target areas to assess environmental threat levels, enemy strength, or enemy movement.
Aircraft inherently designed (or later developed) with an unmanned capability to cover a variety of over-battlefield roles.
1 x Conventional engine (perhaps Limbach L550E or similar) driving a multi-bladed propeller unit at the rear of the fuselage in "pusher" arrangement.
(195 kph | 105 knots)
(5,000 m | 3 miles)
(100 km | 54 nm)
MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030
None. Mission-equipment to satisfy the ISR role (mainly cameras and sensors).
Ababil-3 - Base Series Designation.