Purpose of the system

This system is designed to provide combat training for troops and for testing air defence systems.  The E17MP aerial target simulates manoeuvrable targets such as RPVs, gliding guided aerial bombs, cruise missiles and select planes and helicopters of tactical and army aviation.


Specs of the E17MP aerial target

Flight altitude, m 50 to 3,000
Operating range, km up to 70
Maximum level flight speed, km/h 320
Flight duration, min 40
Navigation GPS/GLONASS
Payload* Luneberg lens or corner reflector, pyro tracers, IR traps
Engine Pulsejet
Fuel type kerosene / petroleum solvent
Available manoeuvres dive, pull-up, S-turn
Take-off weight, kg 80
Length, m 3.02
Wingspan, m 3.4
Fuselage diameter, m 0.25

* Payload:


Luneberg lens — effective dispersion surface 7-8 m².

Corner reflector — effective dispersion surface 0.8-1.2 m²

Without supplementary means of increasing the EDS, the dispersion surface is 0.15 m².