UAV Programmes

General Atomics Predator B TKS Ice Protection System in-flight
Proven Protection

TKS® Ice Protection Systems are featured in select defence and security programmes including IAI Heron, Elbit Hermes and General Atomics Predator B.

 

Photos
Elbit Hermes 900 TKS Ice Protection System UAS
IAI Heron with TKS Ice Protection System
General Atomics Predator B TKS Ice Protection System in-flight
UAS Programs for TKS Ice Protection Systems
Features
Anti-Ice and De-Ice System: 
Anti-Ice and De-Ice System
TKS: 
TKS® fluid exudes from plane’s leading edges
Lift strut: 
Protects the entire airframe
Close up of panel: 
Laser-drilled titanium panels with 800 holes per square inch
FIKI: 
Flight Into Known Icing Conditions (FIKI)
FIKI Backup Mode: 
Anti-Ice and De-Ice System with Backup Mode
UAS: 
UAV
Specifications
Panel construction: 
Laser-drilled titanium