ScanEagle UAV Aircraft No 274
|Title||ScanEagle UAV Aircraft No 274|
|Place made||United States of America|
|Physical description||Carbon fibre Glass Metal Plastic|
|On display||Main building: Afghanistan Gallery: Suspended|
ScanEagle UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) with its stowage / transport case. This grey propellor-driven aircraft has a cylindrical fusilage with a rear-mounted piston engine. In the nose is the facility for the fitting of any one of a range of surveillance technologies. Marked in black on the top surface of the fuselage is, '06 - 274'.
ScanEagle UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle), or drone, of the type used in Iraq and Afghanistan. This ScanEagle; Aircraft No. 274 saw service in Iraq and had its first flight from Talil Air Base on 14 December 2006.