Israel Aerospace Industries UAS Heron

UAS Heron

  • UAS Heron

UAS Heron

Israel Aerospace Industries

Ben Gurion International Airport
70100 -

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is a globally recognized leader in the development and production of systems for the defense and commercial ...

Israel Aerospace Industries

The HERON is a Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) UAS for strategic and tactical missions

The HERON main features and capabilities are:

  • Safe, reliable and easy operation

  • Simultaneously 6 sensors use capability

  • Satellite communication for extended range (SATCOM)

  • Two proven simultaneous Automatic Takeoff and Landing (ATOL) systems for maximal safety

  • Fully redundant, state-of-the-art avionics

  • Retractable landing gear


  • Electro Optical (TV & IR Combi or Triple Sensor TV/IR/LD)

  • Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR)

  • Maritime Patrol Radar (MPR)

  • COMINT & ESM capability

  • Customer furnished sensor suites

  • Communication relay package

  • Integrated ATC Radio


  • Direct Line-of-Sight (LOS) data link

  • UAV airborne data relay (ADR) for beyond LOS missions

  • Ground-based data relay (GDR) for beyond LOS missions

  • Satellite communication

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