The Chinese began to produce trucks drones

The Chinese began to build a production truck drone called AT200. Details shared by representatives of the company - the developer of Star UAV System, writes Jane's International Defence Review. Unmanned aerial vehicle has successfully passed all tests and is ready to transport goods all over the world - it is with every drone "delivered" mobile control station.

The Chinese began to produce trucks drones

AT200 is based on platform nine-turboprop single engine aircraft P-750 XSTOL, produced in New Zealand. The maximum take-off weight of 3, 4 tons, and the apparatus can carry loads of up to 1, 5 tons. The maximum range of the flight is 2, 2 thousand kilometers, height - 6, 1 thousand kilometers. The flight is at up to 313 kilometers per hour.

The Chinese began to produce trucks drones

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To take off, the drone enough bandwidth length of only 200 meters - it enables its operation in various areas. No wonder their interest already expressed command of the People's Liberation Army of China. At the same time customer of the project is the largest Chinese courier company SF Express: contract she should put three such drone before the end of 2019. It is noteworthy that since the first tests before serial assembly was held less than two years - its flight AT200 made at the end of 2017. The device is loaded with flying at an altitude of 5000 meters in strong winds and cope with this challenge. Flight (including time to unload) took 4, 5 hour.

Tasks of the new unmanned aircraft - providing the necessary provisions and manufactured goods of people living in remote areas and offshore. According to experts, these devices will significantly save money carriers, and simultaneously increase the frequency of flights.

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