China Displays Mach 7 hypersonic UAV

China Displays Mach 7 hypersonic UAV
China Displays Mach 7 hypersonic UAV

China displays MD-22 hypersonic drone mock-up at the China International Aviation & Aerospace Zhuhai Airshow. It is believed that the MD-22 drone is a testbed for hypersonic technology.


CAS Institute of Mechanics and the Guangdong Aerodynamic Research Academy (GARA) have developed the UAV.
The UAV will reach Mach 7 (8,645 km/h) with a range of 8,000 km.

China Displays Mach 7 hypersonic UAV

Technical Specifications

Length
10.8 m
Wingspan
4.5 m
Height
1.6 m
Weight
1 ton
MTOW
4 ton