Tag: autonomous systems

DARPA Seeks Novel Urban Swarm Capabilities, Enhancements to Physical Testbeds

Cities present multiple challenges for ground units as they attempt to navigate and search tall buildings amid tight spaces with limited sight lines. Continue reading “DARPA Seeks Novel Urban Swarm Capabilities, Enhancements to Physical Testbeds”

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With Squad X, Dismounted Units Partner with AI to Dominate Battlespace: DARPA

The U.S’ Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Squad X Experimentation program aims to demonstrate a warfighting force with artificial intelligence as a true partner. Continue reading “With Squad X, Dismounted Units Partner with AI to Dominate Battlespace: DARPA”

FN Herstal and Milrem Robotics Deploy Weaponized UGV at Estonian Military Exercise

The THeMIS unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) equipped with the deFNder® Medium Remote Weapon Station was deployed by Milrem Robotics and FN Herstal in Estonia during Spring Storm 2019, the country´s biggest annual military exercise that was held from April 29 through to May 17, 2019.

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BAE Systems Acquires Riptide Autonomous Solutions Business

BAE Systems, Inc. has announced the purchase of the key assets of Riptide Autonomous Solutions (Riptide), a Plymouth, Massachusetts-based provider of innovative, affordable unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) technology and solutions.

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Singapore’s Indoor Drones Can Now Look Through Walls

You’ve seen the movies where special forces storm an apartment, swiftly clearing rooms one by one and taking down all the bad guys.

In reality, it is a lot more complex than it seems.

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