There are 5 images added between 27 September 2013 and 27 February 2018
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2015
Total Production: ?
Also Known As: Caihong-4 and CH-4B Rainbow
Origin: China
Corporations: China Aerospace Science & Technology Corporation CASC
Parent System: CH-4
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2015
Maiden Flight: 2013
Total Production: ?
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Description: The Caihong-4, CH-4, is a long endurance unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) featuring a battery life of 40 hours. The aircraft has been designed to perform both reconnaissance and strike missions releasing guided bombs and missiles. Externally it is similar to the very Pterosaur air vehicle with V-shaped tail, long wingspan and tail propeller but with a re-designed nose. The first pictures of this UAV appeared in 2013. The CH-4 was displayed publicly for the first time during the China Airshow in November 2014.

CH-4 Specifications

Crew: 0
Number of Engines: 1
Propeller Blades: 3
Wingspan: 10 meter (32.8 foot)
Flight Endurance: 40 hour
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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Meters per Second (mps)   Kilometers per Hour (kph)   Knot (kt)   Miles per Hour (mph)
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CH-4 News

There are 6 news between
19 Oct 2015 and 25 Dec 2018
Tuesday, December 25, 2018Wing Loong I-D Drone Conducts its First Flight
Tuesday, February 27, 2018China Military Exports Booming
Tuesday, February 13, 2018China Testing Solar Powered CH-4 UAV Flying at Very High Altitude
Thursday, February 1, 2018Chinese CH-4 Drone Successfully Completes Multiple-Type Munitions Live-Fire Tests
Friday, November 4, 2016China Introduces CH-5 Ultra-Long Range Strike and Reconnaissance Drone
Monday, October 19, 2015Iraq Deploys CH-4B Strike Drone

Operators & Related Equipment

CH-4B Rainbow

Grand Total ?10
Defensive Weapons
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