MALE mission Orbiter 5Aeronautics Launches Orbiter 5 Tactical UAS with MALE Mission Capabilities

by DRONELIFE Staff Writer Ian M. Crosby

Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) leader Aeronautics Ltd. is launching the Orbiter 5 UAS, an innovative new platform enabling medium altitude, long endurance (MALE) mission capabilities in a tactical UAS. This affordable, high performance solution has an extended endurance time of over 25 hours with multi-mission capabilities, able to carry payload weight of over 25kg and two payloads simultaneously, and implementing advanced AI capabilities.

The Orbiter 5 also features redundancy with a dual avionic system and a dual ignition engine for increased safety, guaranteeing mission success. Its four stroke engine grants up to 600W of electrical power for the onboard mission systems, allowing for the use of complex payloads for a range of ISTAR applications. Additionally, the platform features an advanced miniature radar suited to maritime missions.

The Orbiter 5…