Cobham to support the RAAF’s Air 7003 Remotely Piloted Aircraft System
16 November 2018
Cobham Aviation Services welcomes the Australian Government’s decision to select General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) to provide Armed Remotely Piloted Aircraft System for the Australian Defence Force (ADF).
Cobham is the lead partner with GA-ASI in Team Reaper® Australia, the Australian industry consortium that will deliver and support Project Air 7003 throughout its service life. Cobham and GA-ASI have collaborated on the introduction of Remotely Piloted Aircraft into Australia for more than 10 years in the lead up to this program.
Ryan Both, Cobham Australia Chief Executive said: "Cobham welcomes Defence Minister Pyne’s announcement and the Government’s investment in world-leading Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems. These systems represent the next evolution of ISR capabilities and we are proud to be a significant player with GA-ASI in the delivery of Project Air 7003."