Russian Think Tank Doubles Bounty for Capturing Estonian-Made Military Robot in Ukraine

February 19, 2024 @ 11:58 AM

The Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies (CAST), a Russian defense industry think tank, has reportedly increased the cash reward for capturing an Estonian-made unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) operating in Ukraine to $22,000. The THeMIS vehicle, produced by Milrem Robotics, a subsidiary of U

U.S. Marine Corps, Army Assess S.Korean AI-Integrated Unmanned Ground Vehicle

February 17, 2024 @ 07:37 AM

In a move focused on adapting military logistics and exploring autonomous operational capabilities, the United States Marine Corps (USMC), in collaboration with the U.S

EDGE Group's Milrem Robotics Secures World's Largest Combat UGV Order with the...

January 25, 2024 @ 03:51 AM

EDGE Group's subsidiary, Milrem Robotics, has secured a contract to supply 60 units of combat unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) to the United Arab Emirates (U.A

New System Developed for Enhanced Depth Perception in EOD Robots

January 23, 2024 @ 08:57 AM

In a collaborative effort involving the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), AFWERX, and Air and Space Force Tech Connect, a new system has been developed to enhance depth detection capabilities in explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) robots. The primary aim of this system is to enhance precision and safety for EOD personnel...

Hanwha Aerospace's Arion-SMET II Completes Field Test with U.S. Marine Corps and...

January 8, 2024 @ 06:32 AM

Hanwha Aerospace's Arion-SMET II, a multipurpose unmanned ground vehicle (UGV), has successfully completed a week-long field test in collaboration with the U.S

Milrem Robotics, Ukraine to Create Robotic Systems Based on Battlefield Experience

December 13, 2023 @ 11:52 AM

Estonian robotics and autonomous systems developer Milrem Robotics and the Ukrainian Defense Industry (UDI) have entered into an agreement to collaborate on the creation of "next-generation multi-domain robotic defense systems” based on battlefield experience. The agreement was formally signed during the First Defense Industries Forum (DFNC1) held in Kyiv, outlining a cooperative effort between Milrem and UDI members

Turkey's BARKAN Unmanned Ground Vehicle Fires Ammunition Using Hydrogen Propulsion System

November 7, 2023 @ 07:53 AM

Turkey's Havelsan-developed BARKAN Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) equipped with a Hydrogen Propulsion System achieved a global first by firing ammunition from a single tower. This test comes on the heels of the recent successful launch of the ROKETSAN METE Laser Guided Missile from the HAVELSAN BARKAN-1 UGV

Rheinmetall's PATH A-Kit Can Transform Vehicles into Autonomous Platforms

October 10, 2023 @ 01:44 PM

Rheinmetall is showcasing its PATH Autonomous Kit (A-Kit) at the AUSA-2023 exhibition, with the primary aim of demonstrating its potential to transform various vehicle platforms into autonomous systems. The company is displaying the system on an M5 Ripsaw RCV equipped with a 30mm Skyranger turret

American Rheinmetall Integrates Skyranger c-UAS Turret on Ripsaw M5 Robot

October 10, 2023 @ 01:32 PM

Rheinmetall is showcasing the Skyranger 30 anti-drone system mounted on Textron's Ripsaw M5 robotic combat vehicle (RCV) at AUSA 2023 exhibition. When integrated on an unmanned ground vehicle, Skyranger can secure the air space and mitigate UAS threats, including autonomously at the tactical edge

Russia Employs AI-Powered Robots for Mine Deployment, Troop Evacuation in Ukraine

October 4, 2023 @ 01:15 PM

Russia is integrating artificial intelligence (AI) into ground-based robotic vehicles, specifically the BR-1 and BRG-1 models, to facilitate mine deployment and the evacuation of injured personnel within the Ukrainian conflict zone. "Artificial intelligence based on the machine vision technology will be shortly installed on BR-1 and BRG-1 platforms

Oshkosh Receives $39.5M Marine Corps Order for ROGUE-Fires Carriers

October 3, 2023 @ 12:58 PM

Oshkosh Defense, has won a $39.5 million order from the Marine Corps Systems Command, encompassing additional Remotely Operated Ground Unit for Expeditionary Fires (ROGUE-Fires) carriers and associated kits