TEL AVIV—Test flights of the T-Heron UAS developed by Israel Aerospace Industries will begin in March, a senior company official says. The new version of the Heron is designed for high-end tactical missions by ground forces. The prototype is powered by a Rotax 912 ISC, but the series production T-Heron may be powered by a different engine, the official said. The new version is designed to fly at altitudes of up to 24,000 ft. (7,315 m), reach a speed of 120 kt. and support four useful ...

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