09 May '18, 4am

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An example of the CH-4B armed UAV is being shown by the Royal Jordanian Air Force for the first time. Designed by the China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics, part of the wider China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC), the CH-4B is one of a growing family of UAVs developed under the Cai Hong (rainbow) family name. Marketed by Aerospace Long-March International Trade (ALIT), the CH-4B has found a good market here in the Middle East, in part due to the reluctance of US authorities to sell armed UAVs to their allies in the region. Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Iraq have all acquired the CH-4B armed version, and the type has been employed widely on operations in Yemen and against Daesh targets in Iraq. Broadly similar in size and performance to the General Atomics MQ-1 Predator, the 18m (59ft) wingspan CH-4B has a take-off weight of 1,330kg...

Full article: http://www.janes.com/article/79923/wraps-lifted-off-jorda...

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