The Triton UAVs were the first US Navy drones to be deployed to the Pacific. Photo: Kyodo The Triton UAVs were the first US Navy drones to be deployed to the Pacific. Photo: Kyodo
The Triton UAVs were the first US Navy drones to be deployed to the Pacific. Photo: Kyodo

US to make greater use of drones to spy on China, experts say

  • US Navy said on Friday that two MQ-4C Triton drones had been temporarily relocated from Guam to the Misawa base in northern Japan
  • Use of large unmanned reconnaissance aircraft will ‘increase the risk of miscalculation or friction with Chinese forces’, academic says

Topic |   US-China relations
The Triton UAVs were the first US Navy drones to be deployed to the Pacific. Photo: Kyodo The Triton UAVs were the first US Navy drones to be deployed to the Pacific. Photo: Kyodo
The Triton UAVs were the first US Navy drones to be deployed to the Pacific. Photo: Kyodo
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