Latest XM1216 Small Unmanned Ground Vehicle Stories

2014-04-01 12:31:22

LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Military Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) Market 2013-2023 EOD, ISR, Soldier & Mission SupportReport DetailsMilitary Unmanned Ground Vehicles are becoming an increasingly common feature of military operations. Over the past decade their utility has focussed upon Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD). However this is set to change. The role of UGV's in reducing the exposure of troops to...

2013-05-29 23:24:34

MarketResearch.com announces the addition of a new market research report in Defense to their product offering: Military Ground Robot Mobile Platform Systems of Engagement: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019 http://www.marketresearch.com/land/product.asp?productid=7586354&progid=85473 Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Military Ground Robot Mobile Platform Systems of Engagement: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019 - Worldwide...

2011-04-13 18:00:00

BINGEN, Wash., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Insitu Pacific announced today that the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) manufacturer and service provider will be the new Australian distributor of iRobot Corporation's (Nasdaq: IRBT) line of unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs). The new relationship will simplify logistics and training for Australian and New Zealand customers seeking to acquire and operate the operationally proven UGVs provided by iRobot's Government and Industrial Robots division....

2010-08-04 04:27:00

LONDON, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The European unmanned ground vehicles (UGV) market is growing slowly, but steadily, depicting a relatively undisturbed trend for the year 2011 and beyond. The United States has progressed in terms of the network enabled capability of their defence resources, spurring the Departments of Defence (DoDs) of various European countries to focus on unmanned network centric solutions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO) (Logo:...

2009-12-15 13:00:00

WHITE SANDS, N.M., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Army recently completed networked operational tests of the first pairing of its developmental Common Controller device with equipment presently used by Soldiers in theater from the Land Warrior effort. This mobile capability of integrated and networked systems could offer an increased level of soldier situational awareness in near real-time. This network capability will prove critical in rural areas where vehicles cannot traverse,...

2009-08-17 11:20:00

A new wave of robotic weaponry is changing the face of modern warfare, offering the possibility of a future where countries can wage war without having to put soldiers or civilians on the battlefield, AFP reported. Armed U.S. drones fly over Afghanistan, Iraq and Pakistan while "pilots" control them with a joystick from thousands of miles away. Other robots under development could soon ferry supplies on dangerous routes and fire at enemy tanks. However, analysts question the technology's many...

2009-08-12 12:58:14

A top U.S. Army general is urging the military to increase the deployment of unmanned vehicles on the ground, AFP reported. Lieutenant General Rick Lynch, the commander of the III Armored Corps and the holder of a master's degree in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, suggests the pilotless drones currently doing battle from the sky in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Iraq will save more American soldier's lives. Lynch told delegates on Tuesday at an exhibition...

2009-06-24 10:00:00

WHITE SANDS, N.M., June 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Supporting its efforts to modernize all Brigade Combat Teams (BCT) with the latest networked intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and lethality capabilities, the U.S. Army is conducting a series of high-tech network and equipment verification tests at its massive White Sands, New Mexico test range. As part of what is termed the Technical Field Test (TFT), Army engineers and product developers supported by Soldiers of the Army...

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