Aerostar Tactical UAS by Aeronautics Defense Systems

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Aeronautics Defense Systems Ltd
Nahal Snir 10 st. Yavne, Israel
POB 169 Yavne 81101 Israel

Aerostar Tactical UAS (TUAS), one of the most efficient and cost-effective systems of its class, and a  world-leading tactical UAV system.


To date, it has logged over 250,000 operational flight hours flying missions worldwide (operational in 4 continents). The performance and reliability of this combat-proven system are unprecedented in the UAS industry.


Aerostar TUAS is equipped with advanced, proprietary components developed in-house at Aeronautics: the flight control system (FCC) and the control software.


Key features and capabilities


Optimal performance-to-platform size ratio

Large payload bay, supporting multiple payloads

Highly reliable fuel-injection engine

Accurate GPS/INS navigation and targeting

Navigation in GPS denied zones

Extended range, supported by fully directional datalink

Automatic Take-Off and Landing (ATOL) capability

Range of programmable autonomous flight modes

User-friendly and intuitive control interface

LAN based GCS, C4I compatible

Built in flight & mission Simulator

Fast turn-around-time between sorties

Easy maintenance and small logistics footprint




The Aerostar is equipped with a large payload bay, and carries several types of payloads, including advanced, stabilized EO/ IR sensors, Laser designation, Synthetic Aperture Radars (SAR)\GMTI, various electronic intelligence sensors (COMINT, ELIINT) and other advanced payloads. This capability is accommodated through the flexible control architecture.

Defense Products & Services: Aerostar Tactical UAS by Aeronautics Defense Systems
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Country: Israel
Description: Aerostar Tactical UAS
Source of Information: Aeronautics Defense Systems Ltd