Air force unveils unmanned plane that can fly for over 24 hours

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 8, 2007 18:42

The air force uncovered on Monday a new unmanned aircraft, the 'Eitan,' which is able to fly for over 24 hours straight, Army Radio reported. The new aircraft can reach a maximum altitude of 45,000 ft. and can carry equipment with a total weight of up to a ton. The plane's wingspan, 26 meters, is equal to the wingspan of a Boeing 737, security officials said, and it is 14 meters in length.


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