Senate Question on Notice No.27 – Defence Facility Pine Gap
Senator Ludlam asked the Minister for Defence on 2 December 2013:
With regard to the Joint Defence Facility Pine Gap (Pine Gap):
(1) What role does Pine Gap play in providing intelligence used in the US armed drone program.
(2) Is intelligence downlinked, processed or analysed at Pine Gap that is used to track targets before a drone strike or in post-strike assessments.