mq-4c triton is an unmanned aerial vehicle
the navy’s mq-4c triton is a forward-deployed, land-based, autonomously operated system that provides a persistent maritime ısr capability using a multi-sensor mission payload (radar, electro-optical / infra-red / electronic support measures). the mq-4c triton provides real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ısr) including vessel detection, tracking and classification over vast ocean and coastal regions. ıts robust mission sensor suite provides unprecedented persistent 360-degree maritime domain awareness. the aircraft can fly up to 24 hours at altitudes of up to 56,500 feet with an operational range of 8,200 nautical miles and can monitor 1 million square miles of ocean in a single flight.