OAE D186-1 Manx
OAE D186-1 Manx
OAE D186-1 Manx


Drone fighter/interceptor



First flight

November 2011

Developed into

OAE D186-2 Super Manx

The OAE D186-1 Manx is a small, fast, long range semi-tailless drone. The Manx was designed by OrigamiAirEnterprises to replace the OAE D166-1 Orion. The D186-1 is also the basis for the OAE D186-2 Super Manx, a less radical development of the Manx.


Construction details of the Manx can be found here.


The Manx is a lightweight drone with excellent speed and range characteristics. Proper construction and launch will lead to tons of excellent flights. Flights of over 25 feet are well within its capabilities. Additional surfaces applicable include flaperons, ailerons, elevons, air brakes, slats and a trimmable rudder.