May 2 2020

Military Knowledge: “Ababil 3” Surveillance and Reconnaissance Drone

Ababil 3 specifications:– Range: 250 km– Endurance: 8 hrs– Ceiling: 5000 m (16000 ft)– Speed: 200 km/h– Length: ~4.5 m, wingspan: ~6.5 m– Mission: Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance– Manufacturer: Iran Aircraft Manufacturing Industrial Company (HESA) – Aerospace Force of the IRGC Click to see the full size image A famous operation performed by this drone was in April 2019, in which it flew over aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower in Persian Gulf and recording video which was published and had impact in the media around the world. Ababil 3 footages from the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower in Persian Gulf …