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Camcopter S-100 Successfully Demonstrated

Camcopter S-100 Successfully Demonstrated 28 March, 2018

Schiebel has successfully demonstrated the heavy fuel variant of the Camcopter S-100 Unmanned Air System (UAS) as part of its customer acceptance program with the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). 

The JP-5 (NATO F-44) heavy fuel powered Camcopter S-100 is equipped with a Wescam MX-10S payload, has an operational range of up to 60 nautical miles and can operate at altitudes above 10,000 feet. According to the announcement, the heavy fuel variant of the S-100 has performed very well during the validation and verification program. The Royal Australian Navy will soon begin shipborne evaluations of the S-100 unmanned aerial system.

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