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HESA Shahed 129

Lift typeFixed wing
Construction type
Control typeAutonomous
Engine typePiston
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Single-engine, medium-altitude, long-endurance, unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV). Similar in size, shape and role to MQ-1 Predator. 400 kg payload, 150 km/h cruisespeed, 1700 km range.

Type variants

Variant Launch/First flight Production end  
HESA Shahed 129 2013 / 2012 Large, single-engine, propeller-driven UAV with V-tail vertical stabilizers, high-mounted straight wings, and a pusher configuration, generally similar to the MQ-1 Predator.


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