Turkish FNSS tests Unmanned Armored Vehicle Teaming with UAV

March 29, 2021 @ 09:24 AM

Turkish firm FNSS has tested a teaming concept between an unmanned M113 Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) with an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). FNSS Unmanned Land Vehicles Technical Leader Cankat Aykurt said during a presentation last week that tests pertaining to this teaming during a cavalry exercise has begun

Middle East, African Nations to get Robots for Defence Applications

February 25, 2021 @ 04:54 AM

Paramount Group and Sarcos Robotics have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to bring robotic systems to government and industrial customers in the Middle East and Africa. “We believe that the market opportunity to make an impact in the Middle East and Africa is significant, and we look forward to...

Elbit Demos “HattoriX” Fire Support System to Eight European Countries

January 18, 2021 @ 12:28 PM

Elbit Systems recently demonstrated its “HattoriX” artificial intelligence based fire support system to eight Western European countries signaling a possible sale to these nations. HattoriX is a passive/active target acquisition systems that uses Artificial Intelligence to enable Forward Observers and similarly tasked tactical teams to close sensor-to-shooter loops with three intuitive...

Chinese Army Debuts Reconnaissance-Attack Robot

January 8, 2021 @ 05:47 AM

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Eastern Theater Command showcased a new tank-like reconnaissance robot during exercises held at the beginning of the year. During the exercises, the operation team arrived at the frontline via assault vehicles, the reconnaissance team used the robot to conduct reconnaissance on hostile outposts, the drone...

Russia Tests Modular Unmanned Ground Vehicle Prototype

December 31, 2020 @ 02:26 PM

The Russian militarys advanced research agency said it has tested a prototype of Marker, a new modular unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) in snow-covered Chelyabinsk region recently. The wheeled unmanned platform autonomously trekked up a 30km path during the test, Russian Foundation for Advanced Research Projects said in a

Russian Army Tests Artificial Intelligence Equipped Target Robots

December 21, 2020 @ 04:27 AM

Artificial intelligence (AI) based mobile target robots that dodge shooters bullets have been tested for the first time in Patriot Park shooting range near Moscow. The AI-based robots are dressed as soldiers and carry dummy guns

US Army Tests Armed MUTT Robotic Mules

December 2, 2020 @ 08:32 AM

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Rheinmetall Unveils its New Mission Master – Armed Reconnaissance System

November 24, 2020 @ 10:31 AM

Rheinmetall's Mission Master Autonomous - Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV) family has just gained a new member: the Mission Master – Armed Reconnaissance. Equipped with intelligence-gathering technology and a Rheinmetall Fieldranger remote-controlled weapon station (RCWS), the new Armed Reconnaissance module is designed to collect tactical intelligence in the area of operations while providing frontline fire support whenever necessary

Rheinmetall Mission Master UGV to Join 2Yr Dutch Army Trials

November 11, 2020 @ 04:36 AM

Rheinmetalls Mission Master robotic vehicle will join a two-year Concept Development & Experimentation programme of the Dutch Army. The Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS) Unit of the 13th Light Brigade is running a multi-year Concept Development & Experimentation (CD&E) programme to pave the way for an operational unit

US to Field IM-SHORAD, Competitor to Russian Pantsir-S1 Air Defence System by

November 6, 2020 @ 11:01 AM

The United States Army will field the Interim Maneuver, Short-range Air-defense (IM-SHORAD) starting 2023, its first direct competitor to the Russian Pantsir-S1 air defence system (ADS). “The (US) Army is investing in the interim maneuver, short-range air-defense platform to provide soldiers with 360-degree protection from unmanned aircraft systems and other low-altitude aerial threats,” US defence secretary, Mark Esper announced at the Association of US Army Event in October 2020 adding, “This system will most likely be integrated into four battalions in Europe in 2023

Textron Systems, Shield AI Collab on Military Multi-Domain Autonomy Technologies

October 14, 2020 @ 01:11 PM

Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. company, and Shield AI, today announced their collaboration in support of advanced, multi-domain autonomy for a variety of military applications