X-Chimera VTOL UAV seen in PLAAF Airborne Corps exercise

简氏:X-Chimera VTOL无人机出现在PLAAF空降兵演习中

Date:2020-09-28 Source:Jane's By:Globalmil Viewed:

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
by Gabriel Dominguez
2020年9月28日
加布里埃尔·多明格斯(Gabriel Dominguez)
 
Chinese state-owned television has released video footage showing what appears to be the X-Chimera vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) being used by a brigade of the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) Airborne Corps: an indication that the twin-tailboom UAV is either being tested or is already in service with the corps.
中国官方电视台已经发布了录像,显示了中国人民解放军空兵大队正在使用的X-Chimera垂直起降(VTOL)无人机(UAV) :表明双尾桁无人机正在测试或已经在部队中服役。
 

A screengrab from CCTV footage released on 27 September showing what appears to the X-Chimera VTOL UAV during an exercise with a brigade of the PLAAF Airborne Corps. (CCTV)
中央电视台9月27日发布录像的屏幕截图显示了X-Chimera垂直起降无人机在与中国人民解放军空军(PLAAF)空降兵大队进行演习时出现。 (央视)
 
Weihutang, a programme on military affairs from state broadcaster China Central Television (CCTV), released footage on 27 September showing the platform, which is made by Chengdu-based company Aossci, taking part in a large-scale exercise that CCTV said took place recently in the Chinese autonomous regions of Inner Mongolia and Xinjiang.
国家广播公司中央电视台(CCTV)的军事节目《卫虎堂》于9月27日发布了录像,展示了由成都四川傲势科技有限公司 ( AOSSCI )制造的该平台,并参加了央视最近解说的在中国的内蒙古和新疆的一次大规模演习。
 
The UAV was shown with an electro-optical infrared (EO/IR) sensor turret fitted onto its underbelly.
所示的无人机具有安装在其腹部下方的光电红外(EO/IR)传感器转塔。

 
No further details were provided about the platform, which features a total of four rotors – two on top of each boom – to enable vertical take-offs and landings, as well as a pusher propeller to the rear of the fuselage pod.
没有提供有关该平台的更多详细信息,该平台总共有四个旋翼-每个悬桁臂顶部各两个-可实现垂直起飞和降落,以及位于机舱后部的推进螺旋桨。

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