Navy Delays Triton Production

McCarthy, Mike
April 2013
Defense Daily;4/11/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 10, p8
Market Research Report
The article reports on the move of the U.S. Navy which has delayed the low-rate initial production of its planned high endurance unmanned aerial vehicle for maritime surveillance by one year. The Navy reportedly needs to delay the limited production phase due to technical issues, however it would continue with the development and testing of the MQ-4 Triton program. It notes that the Navy is planning to build 68 Tritons worth $52 million.


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