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GENERAL ATOMICS AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS Predator B/ MQ-9 Reaper

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Predator B
Aircraft
Name Predator B/ MQ-9 Reaper
Manufacturer GENERAL ATOMICS AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS
Body Narrow
Wing UAV
Type code
Engine Turboprop
Engine count Single
Mass group UNK


Manufacturered as:


GENERAL ATOMICS AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS Predator B/ MQ-9 Reaper

GENERAL ATOMICS AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS Predator B/ MQ-9 Reaper

Description

Persistent Multi-mission ISR (intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance) and Strike Aircraft.

Technical Data

Wing span 20 m65.617 ft
Length 11 m36.089 ft
Height 3.6 m11.811 ft
Powerplant 1 x Honeywell TP331-10 turboprop engine, 950 SHP (712 kW)
Engine model Honeywell TPE-331

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving Predator B

  • Predator B, vicinity Nogales USA, 2006 (On April 25, 2006 a Predator B an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), collided with the terrain following a loss of engine power approximately 10 nautical miles northwest of the Nogales International Airport, Nogales, Arizona.)

For further details consult consult the manufacturer brochure.