The future of autonomous flight – certifiable, safe and secure – begins with Airbus. The company’s heritage in manned flight is leveraged to supply robust, dependable unmanned aerial systems (UAS).

Airbus has supported military forces for nearly a decade with unmatched performance, and its systems have been deployed for missions in such combat zones as Afghanistan and Mali.

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Airbus UAS offering

Airbus leverage military experience to benefit civil and institutional markets, adapting solutions to cater for all customer requirements. The following details Airbus UAS product position:

  • Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) UAS – European MALE RPAS (Eurodrone)
  • Stratospheric solar powered High Altitude Platform Station (HAPS) – Zephyr
  • Manned-Unmanned Teaming
  • Small Tactical UAS
  • High capability Tactical UAS – SIRTAP
  • UAS Services
  • UAS solutions – Ground Control Stations and UAS training equipment

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Eurodrone stage


Eurodrone is the first unmanned aerial system designed for flight in non-segregated airspace.



The first stratospheric UAS of its kind



High capability Tactical UAS - SIRTAP

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Small tactical UAS

Innovative solutions ready to tackle large challenges from above


Manned Unmanned Teaming - MUT-T

Technology of the future becoming a reality of today



The multi-mission naval UAS


Target drone systems

The unmanned expendable airborne platform


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For Air Defenders - Airbus Defence and Space produces 2,000th target drone
For more than 20 years, Air Defenders around the world have been training with Airbus Defence and Space target drones - ensuring that their countries' air defences work when it counts. Airbus' Target Systems & Services has now produced its 2,000th drone in Friedrichshafen.
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Airbus partners with Space Compass to serve the Japanese market with mobile connectivity and earth observation solutions
Airbus HAPS Connectivity Business (Airbus HAPS) has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Space Compass Corporation of Japan (Space Compass) for a cooperation agreement to service the Japanese market with mobile connectivity and earth observation services from the Stratosphere with Airbus’ record breaking Zephyr platform.
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Airbus and Salam join forces for High Altitude Platform Station (HAPS) connectivity services
Airbus´ HAPS Connectivity Business has signed a strategic partnership with Salam, a leading Saudi telecommunications and ICT company and part of the Mawarid Media & Communications Group (MMCG), to progress the development of private networks, IoT applications, disaster management solutions and other connectivity and high-altitude Earth observation services from the stratosphere to serve the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
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