Pneumatic UAV launching system GLS-1A

General description

Pneumatic catapult launching system GLS-1A designed to launch unmanned aerial vehicles with take-off weight up to 45 kg at a speed of 17 m/s (61 km/h). At the same time, the launch speed of the lighter UAV can be higher, up to 22 m/s (79 km/h). Pneumatic catapult GLS-1A is capable of launching UAVs under various weather conditions and in the temperature range from -25° to +50° С. We offer for all customers full training course to operate the pneumatic catapult launcher.


9,7 kJ portable catapult

22 m/s maximum speed

Operational temperatures: -25° to +50°C


15 min deployment

Safety system

Technical specification

Launcher technical data

    Maximum weight of the launched UAV (with a speed of 17 m/s): 40 kg 
    Maximum launch speed of the UAV: 22 m/s
    Operational temperatures: -25°/+50°C  
    Launch angle range of the rail relative to the ground: 10°-15

    Overall length of the rail: 4.9 m 
    Carriage stroke: 4 m
    Carriage weight: 8.7 kg
    Launcher overall weight (including pegs, strapping ropes, safety pin): 61 kg

Contact us for more information

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