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TAI Anka and IAI Eitan (Heron TP)

TAI Anka IAI Eitan (Heron TP)
TAI Anka is a type of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), developed by Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI). It was originally designed for the Turkish Armed Forces and is used by them until this day. An interesting fact is that the name of the drone comes from the Turkish term for phoenix. As of the end of 2020, there are confirmed ongoing negotiations between Pakistan Navy and Turkish Aerospace Industries in terms of sales of the TAI Anka. 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.
Name: TAI Anka IAI Eitan (Heron TP)
Type: medium-altitude long-endurance Medium-altitude long-endurance
Origin: Turkey Israel
Produced: 2010 2004
Unit cost: - -
Full description: Description, operators Description, operators


Range: 1,448 km (900 mi) 7,400 km (4,600 mi)
Max speed: 217 km/h 407 km/h
Service ceiling: 9,144 m 14,000 m
Weight empty: 2700 kg
Weight max: 1,600 kg (3,527 lb) 5400 kg
Armament: MAM (Smart Micro Munition), Roketsan Cirit, Tubitak-Sage Bozok Laser Guided Rockets




Length: 8 m 14 m
Width: 17.3 m 26 m
Height: 3.4 m -


TAI Anka
TAI Anka
Author: By Mustafa.KarabasTUSAS - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, License
IAI Eitan (Heron TP)
IAI Eitan (Heron TP)
Author: By MathKnight and Zachi Evenor - Own work, CC BY 4.0, License