Switchblade 300 Kamikaze Drone
Switchblade 300 The drone flies towards its target area (cruise) with a speed of 101 km/h (63 mph), and when it detects the target, it dashes toward it with a speed of 160 km/h (100 mph).
These are small unmanned aircraft vehicles (UAVs) that are packed with explosives. They are designed to hit the target and reduce collateral damage.
They are the drones firing missiles or the drones which are themselves missiles. They fall between the categories of cruise missile and unmanned combat aerial vehicle.
Here are the specs of the Switchblade 300:
- Control Flying Range: 10 km (6.2 miles)
- Flying Endurance (battery life): 15 minutes
- Weight: 2.5 kg (5.5 lb), including the payload and the launcher and the transport bag
- Maximum Speed: 101 km/h (63 mph) (cruise), 160 km/h (100 mph) (dash)
- Flying Altitude: Less than 150 m (500 ft)
- Length: 49.5 cm (19.5 in)
- Diameter: 76 mm (3 in)