Long-Range Tactical Multi-Mission UAV

The DP-5X Wasp is an autonomous heavy-fuel tactical UAV

The DP-5X Wasp: an autonomous heavy-fuel tactical UAV.

DP-5X Wasp: Overview

The DP-5X Wasp is a legacy system that was a small, powerful, autonomous VTOL UAV. It was designed to carry payloads of up to 100 lbs for 4.8 hours. The Wasp was designed for precision control, stable hover, and nap-of-earth flight in complex environments such as jungle, forest, rugged mountains, and urban settings. The Wasp weighed 740 lbs. and was designed for user-friendly waypoint navigation and simple, two-person operation.