China Shows off Naval Drones at IDEX 2023

February 23, 2023 @ 05:33 AM

China's Poly Technologies demonstrated an A45 unmanned combat boat, together with other advanced surface drones including the A300 unmanned mine-hunter boat and the A2000 unmanned multirole boat at IDEX 2023 event in Abu Dhabi. The A45 sailed in narrow water lanes, displaying autonomous obstacle evasion, close-in reconnaissance and target tracking, according...

Lockheed's Small UAV Provides Surveillance Data to BAE's Amphibious Uncrewed Drone

February 17, 2023 @ 08:03 AM

BAE Systems and Lockheed Martin Skunk Works tested Stalker and Indago small uncrewed aerial systems (UAS) on an Amphibious Combat Vehicle Command, Control, Communication and Computers/Uncrewed Aerial Systems (ACV C4/UAS) variant. Both UAS will provide unprecedented, long-endurance reconnaissance capabilities to support the U

First Batch Manufactured of Russia's all-new 'Poseidon' Underwater Nuclear-Capable Drone

January 16, 2023 @ 09:38 AM

Russias latest doomsday weapon, the ‘Poseidon underwater drone that can carry a nuclear warhead has completed the first batch of its production process. Poseidon will be equipped on the Project 09852 special-purpose nuclear-powered submarine Belgorod

Thai Navy’s SeaFox Mine Disposal UUV to help Sunken Warship’s Recovery...

December 21, 2022 @ 01:44 PM

The Royal Thai Navy deployed a remotely controlled SeaFox mine disposal vehicle to collect information about the state of the sunken corvette HTMS Sukhothai and help plan for its salvage. The HTMS Sukhothai capsized in rough seas in the Gulf of Thailand on Sunday while it was on patrol about 37km...

HII’s Pharos Demos Launch and Recovery with Large UUV

December 21, 2022 @ 06:45 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) collaborated with the Navy on a research and development effort that advanced the launch and recovery of a large size unmanned undersea vehicle, using an amphibious ship and HIIs Pharos system. Building on the success of a June 2022 demonstration where HII launched and recovered its large diameter UUV Proteus with its Pharos system, HII entered into two separate Cooperative Research and Development Agreements (CRADA) to further advance the capability to deploy unmanned vehicles from ships

Turkey’s Albatros-S Drone Boat Demos Herd Capabilities

December 14, 2022 @ 12:48 PM

Turkeys Presidency of Defense Industries (SSB) said the domestic armed unmanned surface vessel (AUSV) Albatros-S exhibited herd capabilities in recent tests. "We continue to develop high-autonomy unmanned sea vehicles and expand our USV family! In the third phase of the project, we implemented the 8-herd architecture

Australia Launches New Unmanned Surveillance Weapon

November 18, 2022 @ 11:49 AM

A new type of unmanned surveillance technology was used on Operation Resolute, Australian Defence Forces (ADF) contribution to protect Australia's borders and offshore maritime interests, for the first time.

Japan to Develop Underwater Mine Laying Drones

November 15, 2022 @ 07:53 AM

Japan wants to develop unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs) to deter adversaries from landing on the Nansei Islands, as well as to lay and sweep mines. This plan was revealed by an unnamed source to local news agencies on Monday

Ukraine Raising Funds to Acquire 100 Drone Boats for Guarding Grain Corridor

November 11, 2022 @ 02:04 PM

Ukraine is collecting funds to assemble worlds first fleet of 100-strong naval drones to protect grain corridor, a campaign President Volodymyr Zelenskyy supports. "

Huntington Ingalls Unveils Remus 620 UUV

November 8, 2022 @ 06:30 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Mission Technologies division has revealed a new medium-class unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV): REMUS 620. REMUS 300 was recently selected by the U