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TORC – Autonomous Vehicle System – Ground Unmanned Support Surrogate

TORC ( www.torctech.com ) Products Integrated for Marine Corps Ground Unmanned Support Surrogate Autonomous Vehicles Virginia Tech Students use Robotic Building Blocks Product Line in Development of Unmanned Systems BLACKSBURG, VA (June 22, 2010) — TORC, a leading product provider of modular unmanned systems technology, provided its full line of Robotic Building Blocks for Virginia

BAE Systems & Rolls Royce Reveal Next-Generation British Unmanned Stealth Plane

Yet another potent UAV is in the development phase, this one for the UK Ministry of Defence to be constructed by a team headed by BAE Systems, together with Rolls-Royce, Smiths Aerospace and QinetiQ, plus MoD military staff and scientists. The four year project to develop a world-class UAV (Unmanned Air Vehicle) Technology Demonstrator Programme

Unmanned Helicopter Hunts Drug Smugglers

MQ-8B became the first unmanned helo to conduct actual operations on a navy ship. The UAV left on an anti-narcotics mission  from a port in Florida on Monday. The USS McInerney (FFG-8) is no stranger to the unmanned aerial vehicle because it hosted it during developmental testing. A crew of Northrop Grumman engineers are on

NexGen UAV’s: Global Hawk

Accurate and up-to-date intelligence is the key to success of an effective strike in modren war fare. UAV’s such as Predator have proved their success in field. Another combat proven ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance) system that has seen recent success in both Afghanistan and Iraq is the Global Hawk.

Incredible Unmanned Vehicles

Every passing day we are seeing more and more robots and autonomous systems being used. Just like a coin has two sides, the technology is being used both for good and bad purposes. Today, we will show you the fist look at some of the autonomous systems that are currently in design/ testing phase.

Inside a drone strike

We all know about the predator strikes going on in Afghanistan, Pakistan and other US battlefields around the world these days. What many of us don’t know, however, is that these are all controlled half a world away form Edvards airbase in Arizona, USA. We have all seen videos of predator strikes (and their results), but not of how its