Photos: Defence's remotely piloted aircraft

May 3, 2011

The Department of Defence's unmanned Heron Aircraft spent 475 hours in the air over Afghanistan in April, logging more than 4,600 total flight hours since operations began in January 2010.

Copyright © iTnews.com.au . All rights reserved.

The Department of Defence’s Heron Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) spent 475 hours in the air over Afghanistan in April, and logged more than 4,600 total flight hours since operations began in January 2010. Credit: Department of Defence.  
 

The Department of Defence’s Heron Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) spent 475 hours in the air over Afghanistan in April, and logged more than 4,600 total flight hours since operations began in January 2010. Credit: Department of Defence.

Image 1 of 8
 
comments powered by Disqus

Latest Photo Galleries

Latest News

China officially opens Microsoft anti-monopoly probe
Jul 30, 2014
Claims software giant not properly disclosing product detail.
Ericsson bags long-term NBN satellite work
Jul 30, 2014
Adds $300m LTS bundle to fixed wireless contract.
Aussie supplier quits $51m NZ Govt payroll disaster
Jul 30, 2014
Government to take over Novopay.
Comms dept proposes BYOD for e-voting trial
Jul 30, 2014
With MyGov to be used for ID verification.
BlackBerry to acquire German firm Secusmart
Jul 30, 2014
Improves security credentials with deal.