Banshee Whirlwind

The Original Banshee™ Whirlwind Uncrewed Aerial Vehicle (UAV) is a cost-effective training target with outstanding endurance, designed for Threat Representation and military operational training.

Banshee Whirlwind

Fitted with a 40bhp static thrust rotary engine, the Banshee Whirlwind can achieve incredible endurance for longer-form training simulations compared to Jet-powered alternatives. Successful in various climates and with recovery in the form of parachute ejection, this UAV is perfectly positioned in the market for use as a direct-hit target.

With QinetiQ’s CASPA Avionics onboard, the Banshee Whirlwind has enhanced stabilisation with the added benefit of digital autopilot. With simultaneous operation, up to 4 targets can be operated from one ground control station when flying in autonomous mode. Other features like integrated GPS and digital telemetry systems ensure effective navigation through customer training simulations.

Equipped with our range of optional payloads, the Banshee Whirlwind can be effectively customised to meet customer requirements worldwide.


Key Features
  • Land and sea launching capability.
  • Compatible with surface-to-air, air-to-air, and gunnery weapon systems.
  • Over 15 payload options available in various configurations.
  • Solution-focused with bespoke payload options.
  • Proven world-wide service and customer support.