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IAI Eitan (Heron TP) and General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper

IAI Eitan (Heron TP) General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper
IAI Eitan is an unmanned combat aerial vehicle, which was developer in Israel around 2004. It was invented by Israel Aerospace Industries (the Malat division of it) and it's a newer, updated version of the IAI Heron. The General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper (also known as Predator B) is an unmanned combat aerial vehicle. It's able to perform an autonomous flight operations or remotely controlled ones (with a human ground controller). It was developed by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) and the main reason of its creation were the combat needs of United States Air Force.
Name: IAI Eitan (Heron TP) General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper
Type: Medium-altitude long-endurance long-endurance, high-altitude
Origin: Israel United States
Produced: 2004 2007
Unit cost: - -
Full description: Description, operators Description, operators


Range: 7,400 km (4,600 mi) 1,900 km (1,200 mi)
Max speed: 407 km/h 482 km/h
Service ceiling: 14,000 m 15,420 m
Weight empty: 2700 kg 2,223 kg (4,901 lb)
Weight max: 5400 kg 4,760 kg (10,494 lb)
Armament: 7 hardpoints, on the two inboard weapons stations 680kg, on the two middle stations 340 kg, on the outboard stations 68 kg




Length: 14 m 11 m
Width: 26 m 20 m
Height: - 3.81 m


IAI Eitan (Heron TP)
IAI Eitan (Heron TP)
Author: By MathKnight and Zachi Evenor - Own work, CC BY 4.0, License
General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper
General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper
Author: By Lt. Col. Leslie Pratt - commons file, Public Domain, License