HORUS is a small aerial robotic platform equipped with an optical sensor to carry out surveillance and tactical reconnaissance tasks and missions.
HORUS can be launched by hand or by a catapult; it can also be fired from a 120 mm smooth bore barrel or from a custom launching system.
HORUS is fitted with movable lifting surfaces, it is characterized by a canard configuration (the wing is located behind the horizontal stabilization surfaces) with forward-swept wing in order to provide high stability and to optimize weight and dimensions of the platform.
HORUS is manufactured in composite materials using the most recent manufacturing technologies.
HORUS can be tele-operated and/or it can work in Automatic Mode.
HORUS is equipped with an Autopilot that can manage:
- Way Point Navigation
- Loitering Procedure
- Automatic Take Off and Landing.