This aircraft paper model is a AAI RQ-7 Shadow UAV, created by Kim. The scale of the paper model is in 1:12. There is another version at the site: AAI RQ-7 Shadow UAV Free Aircraft Paper Model (1:20). The RQ-7 Shadow unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) is used by the United States Army, Marine Corps, Australian Army and Swedish Army for reconnaissance, surveillance, target acquisition and battle damage assessment. Launched from a trailer-mounted pneumatic catapult, it is recovered with the aid of arresting gear similar to jets on an aircraft carrier. Its gimbal-mounted, digitally-stabilized, liquid nitrogen-cooled electro-optical/infrared (EO/IR) camera relays video in real time via a C-band line-of-sight data link to the ground control station (GCS).
In the US, The Army's 2nd Battalion, 13th Aviation Regiment at Fort Huachuca, AZ, trains soldiers, Marines, and civilians in the operation and maintenance of the Shadow UAV. The training program is mainly undertaken by civilian instructors. For more information of the RQ-7 please click here.
You can download the paper craft model here: AAI RQ-7 Shadow UAV Free Aircraft Paper Model Download