Iranian researchers managed to design and build a drone equipped with co-pilot and Global Positioning System (GPS) Tracking.
The manager of the project, carried out in International Imam Khomeini University in central city of Qazvin, Ali Farzan told ISNA the drone which is equipped with 55cc two-stroke engine is 220cm long and enjoys wings that are 260cm long.
Farzan stressed the unmanned plane with maximum speed of 150km is capable of flying and performing missions for 3 hours in the height of 500 meters up to 3 kilometers.
He pointed out the drone which weighs 17kg is capable of patrolling the areas with dimension of 10 in 10 km.
Farzan continued OSD technology is one of the other features employed in building the drone which allows the pilot to receive, record and send out online Analogue videos.
Radio control system of the drone has been reinforced by 20 km.
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