China unveils new CH-7
- November 6, 2018
China has unveiled new-generation stealth combat unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) CH-7 at the Airshow China 2018.
The CH-7, developed by China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC), is 10 meters long and has a 22 meter wingspan. It has a maximum take-off weight of 13,000 kilograms, with a cruise altitude of 10-13 kilometers, a cruising speed of 0.5-0.6 of a Mach, and can stay in flight for 15 hours.
CH-7 will can to conduct last reconnaissance, guard detection, air defense operation, and operation support. It can also launch a strike or guide other weapons to hit on targets of high value.