UK MoD Signs £65 Million Contract for the Protector UAV

Date: Issue 100 - August 2020

According to the UK Minister of Defense statement, a £65 million contract to build the UK’s first three Protector UAVs has been signed.

July 15, 2020, after a successful development phase Protector UAVs are set to enter service by mid-2024, meaning that the Remotely Piloted Air System (RPAS) will deliver a step-change in capability for the RAF.