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ScanEagle® aboard the HMCS Toronto.

ScanEagle® System:

The UAS that defined a
category.

ScanEagle® System: The UAS that defined a
category.

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ScanEagle<sup>®</sup> System:

Dimensions: ScanEagle®

Flight operations perform system checks on a ScanEagle®.

ScanEagle System

Performance, meet practicality

Agile, virtually undetectable and on station until the job is done, hardworking ScanEagle delivers persistent imagery on land or at sea at a fraction of the cost of other surveillance methods. The aircraft’s superior live video feeds keep you one step ahead of the situation, whether your mission is agricultural assessment or force protection. And because no nets or runway are required, you can keep your footprint small, even when the stakes are big.

Dimensions

Length (EO dome): 5.1 ft / 1.55 m
Length (EO900/MWIR dome): 5.6 ft / 1.71 m
Wingspan: 10.2 ft / 3.11 m

Weights

Empty structure weight: 30.9-39.68 lb / 14-18 kg
Max takeoff weight: 48.5 lb / 22 kg
Max payload weight: 7.5 lb / 3.4 kg

Performance*

Endurance: 24+ hours
Ceiling: 19,500 ft / 5,950 m
Max horizontal speed: 80 knots / 41.2 m/s
Cruise speed: 50-60 knots / 25.7-30.9 m/s
Engine: heavy fuel (JP-5 or JP-8) or
gasoline engine

Payload integration

Onboard power: 60 W for payload

Sensor and data options

› Turret: EO, EO900 (two EO imagers), MWIR,
  Dual imager (EO and MWIR)
› Video datalink: Analog, digital encrypted
› C2 datalink: Encrypted, unencrypted

* Performance varies with mission, payload, environmental conditions
and other factors. Contact Insitu for more information.

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ScanEagle Product Card ScanEagle Options and Capabilities

ScanEagle Imagers

Today the field-configurable NightEagle variant of ScanEagle carries a mid-wave infrared imager for daylight-quality infrared imagery, and a dual bay option lets customers carry both EO and LWIR imagers at once.

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ScanEagle Capabilities

Insitu UAS are rapidly reconfigured in the field. So an aircraft that’s been flying in-theater for more than four years is just as advanced as the model we manufacture today.

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Innovation

We constantly push our technologies, processes and organization to make them smarter, more efficient and better aligned with our customers’ needs, resulting in some of the most intelligent solutions driving the unmanned industry today.

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Launch & Recovery

Insitu's patented system means no runways needed. Launch and recover from virtually any unimproved location.

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ICOMC2

Insitu offers a host of small-footprint, cost-effective options for command and control of large networks of UAS.

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Integrator System

Designed and purpose-built to enable a wide array of payload options, the Integrator unmanned aircraft takes versatility in the agile ISR category to an unparalleled level.

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Services

Insitu has more than 500 FSRs in rotation who represent more than 3,000 years of prior military service. They are intensely schooled, trained and prepared for each deployment.

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Latest News

Jul 11, 2012

Insitu Pacific Announces Contract for ScanEagle UAS with MHI of Japan

Insitu Pacific, the Australia-based subsidiary of Insitu Inc., announced today that it has signed a contract to deliver ScanEagle unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) to Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) for comprehensive operational evaluation by the Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF). The UAS will be operated by the JGSDF to assist in disaster recovery and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions.

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Jul 12, 2012

Insitu Pacific to provide ScanEagle services to Royal Australian Navy

Insitu Pacific, the Australia-based subsidiary of Insitu Inc., announced today it has extended and expanded its existing Australian Defence Force contract with the Australian Army to include the provision of ScanEagle unmanned aircraft system (UAS) services for trials with the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). ScanEagle will be installed on a number of RAN vessels commencing with a first-of-class flight trial on a Frigate in September 2012.

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