Australia commits to next Triton remotely piloted aircraft

March 27, 2019 – The Minister for Defence, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, and the Minister for Defence Industry, Senator the Hon Linda Reynolds CSC, today announced that the Government will purchase the next MQ-4C Triton Remotely Piloted Aircraft. This aircraft is the second of a planned fleet of at least six Triton aircraft that Australia is acquiring through a cooperative program with the United States Navy. Minister Pyne said the Triton acquisition was an important part of strengthening the security of Australia’s maritime boarders. “The Triton – which will…

Read More