Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) is showing the new Bird-Eye 650 mini-unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) at the Singapore Airshow this month. The drone is an enhanced version of the Bird-Eye 400, a mini-UAV that IAI introduced a few years ago. The 650 carries the same payload, but flies faster and higher than the 400 and has greater range and endurance. (IAI has not posted performance figures.) The drone operates for 3 hr. on rechargeable batteries. IAI flight-tested a 650 powered by fuel cells ...

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