Elbit Systems to Supply Seagull USVs to Navy of a Country in...

January 15, 2021 @ 07:53 AM

Elbit Systems has won a contract to supply Seagull USVs (Unmanned Surface Vehicles) to the Navy of a country in Asia-Pacific. The contract that is in an amount that is not material to Elbit Systems, will be performed over a 17-month period, the company said Wednesday

Huntington Ingalls to Assemble Boeing’s Orca Unmanned Undersea Vehicle at New Facility...

January 12, 2021 @ 08:23 AM

Huntington Ingalls has completed the first phase of its Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence with the construction of a 22,000-square-foot facility. The first of two planned buildings on the 20-acre campus in Hampton, Virginia will be used to assemble hull structures for Boeings Orca Extra Large Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (XLUUV) program...

Saab to Provide Multi-Shot Mine Neutralisation Systems for Franco-British USVs

January 9, 2021 @ 05:58 AM

Saab has signed a contract with Thales to supply Multi-Shot Mine Neutralisation System (MuMNS) as part of the Franco-British Maritime Mine Counter Measures (MMCM) programme. Saab will deliver mine identification and disposal systems operated from unmanned surface vessels (USVs) under the deal

Huntington Ingalls Acquires Autonomy Business of Spatial Integrated Systems

January 4, 2021 @ 02:37 PM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) announced today that it has acquired the autonomy business of Spatial Integrated Systems Inc. (SIS)

S.Korea Deploys Underwater Mine Disposal Robots

December 29, 2020 @ 07:21 AM

The South Korean military have deployed ten locally-built unmanned underwater mine disposal vehicles. Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) said Tuesday that the marine robots developed by Daeyang Electric Co

Northrop to Produce Additional Supersonic Target Vehicles for U.S. Navy

December 23, 2020 @ 11:05 AM

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a production contract for 19 GQM-163A “Coyote” supersonic sea-skimming target (SSST) vehicles. The $57 million award could be worth up to $250 million with options for an additional 84 target vehicles

Russian Seas to See Unmanned Vessels by 2023

December 17, 2020 @ 05:42 AM

Russia is planning to develop unmanned sea vessels by 2023. “In three years, we will see the first samples, since Russia became the first country that has allocated a corridor for testing

Prototype of Turkey’s AI-Controlled Armored Unmanned Surface Vessel Complete

December 16, 2020 @ 03:17 PM

Turkeys Ares Shipyard and Meteksan Defense Industry Inc., have completed prototype of the countrys first armored unmanned surface vessel (AUSV)

S.Korean LIG Nex1 to Develop Underwater Mine Detector Robot

December 9, 2020 @ 07:26 AM

South Koreas LIG Nex1 Co. will develop a robotic mine detector that can remain hundreds of meters below the sea for over 20 hours

Turkey Unveils First Armed Unmanned Surface Vehicle

October 29, 2020 @ 10:04 AM

Antalya-based ARES Shipyard and Ankara-based Meteksan Defence unveiled a concept of Turkeys first Armed Unmanned Surface Vehicle (AUSV) “ULAQ” on Wednesday. Armed Unmanned Surface Vehicle, whose prototype will be launched in December, is going to be the first platform of the “ULAQ” line, Meteksan said in a release

Iran to Unveil its Helicopter Carrier Ship in November

September 25, 2020 @ 11:00 AM

Iran will unveil its first Amphibious Transport Dock (ATD) - helicopter carrier ship this November on Navy Day. The ship will carry up to 7 helicopters, an assortment of drones and electronic warfare equipment among others