The Sperwer is a unmanned aerial vehicle developed by the French company
SAGEM. |The sperwer is launched from a launcher off the ground with
a pressure of 9.5 bar
In 2001, the
Netherlands bought 34 Sperwers for usage by the Dutch military. The sperwer
was mainly used in Afghanistan between 2006 and 2009. In june, 2011 the
sperwer is withdrawn from operational service. As an interim solution, the
Dutch Army uses the Boeing ScanEagle.