IAI Rotem L

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Green Dragon
Role loitering munition
National origin Israel
Manufacturer IAI
Status In service
Developed from Loitering Munition family

The IAI Rotem L or IAI Rotem - Light is an loitering munition developed by the Israel Aerospace Industries. The drone is a quadcopter that can loiter for 30–45 minutes with the maximum range of 10 km. It can carry 1 kg warhead that could be two fragmentation grenades.[1]

Rotem L can be operated by a single soldier. Unlike many other loitering drones, Rotem has the significant feature that it can be reused once aborts the mission, and safely lands in a safe location.[2]

Specifications

Data from Israel Aircraft Industries[3]

General characteristics

  • Crew: None
  • Empty weight: 4.5 kg (9 lb)

Performance

  • Range: 10 (maximum) km ( miles)
  • Endurance: 0 hours  30-45 min

Armament

  • 1 kg warhead
  • References

    1. ^ "IDF expected to buy Rotem L loitering munitions". Retrieved 2 September 2016. 
    2. ^ "IAI's ROTEM – Tactical Multirotor Killer Drone". Retrieved 2 September 2016. 
    3. ^ "ROTEM L". Retrieved 2 September 2016. 

    External links

    • IAI ROTEM L - Multiblade Loitering Munition
    • Israel Made a Kamikaze Quadcopter from Hell
    • The Quadrotor Drone That Carries a Warhead
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