The BH-160 is an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) developed by Aero-Starloop in China.
Maximum payload is 65 kg (143.3 lbs). With 100 liters of fuel capacity, the UAV is powered by a 30kw (40 hp) turbine shaft in a heavy fuel engine (HFE) propulsion system. The aircraft is also equipped with ground collision avoidance, using a Variable Precision Rough Set (VPRS) system. Components are modular, allowing for various configuration and upgrades.
In addition, Aero-Starloop developed a lighter version: the BH-90.
Design authority: Aero-Starloop High-Tec. Co., LTD
Primary manufacturer: Aero-Starloop High-Tec. Co., LTD
Parent type: No type defined
Aircraft status: Operational
VTOL type: Helicopter
Lift devices: 1 Single main rotor
Dedicated control device: 1 Tail rotor
Crew required: 0 in Not applicable arrangement
Landing gear: Skids