26/01/2021

US Navy eyes future targeting capability for Triton UAS

US Navy eyes future targeting capability for Triton UAS – link

Source: Jane’s

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  • The US Navy is to equip the Northrop Grumman MQ-4C with a targeting capability for third-party maritime platforms
  • “Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation is providing Triton-centric sensor-to-shooter analysis in support of Distributed Maritime Operation (DMO) concepts,” Captain Dan Mackin, USN Triton program manager, said. “Triton is not armed. Triton’s platform and surveillance posture provide a unique sensor capability to locate and target enemy combatants and relay targeting data for prosecution.”
  • As noted in the solicitation posted on 19 January, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems in California is to be contracted in support of the Future Capability Third-Party Targeting Analysis (FCTPTA) for Net-Enabled Weapons (NEW) used for demonstrating integrated warfighting capabilities and maintaining sea control for the MQ-4C Triton
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