Military Periscope Logo

RC-7 recon/surveillance aircraft

Country of Origin: USA


The EO-5B and RC-7B are medium-range airborne reconnaissance and surveillance aircraft developed for the U.S. Army. They utilize modified DHC-7 (Dash 7) four-engine turboprop short takeoff and landing (STOL) airframes produced by De Havilland of Canada (see separate database entry).

The aircraft has a high, double-tapered wing mounted approximately midway along the fuselage. The center section forms a hump on the top of the cabin. It has a high aspect ratio and 4.5-degree dihedral...

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC

Contract Number: LCFDL24D0002

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

©Military Periscope 2024

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.