Riptide receives North American Product Leadership Award in the UUV market from Frost and Sullivan

Business consulting firm Frost and Sullivan presented its North American Product Leadership Award in the UUV market to Riptide Autonomous Solutions on Sept. 18.

Lockheed Martin Ventures invests in Ocean Aero, maker of the Submaran unmanned maritime vehicle

Lockheed Martin Ventures has announced that it is making a strategic investment in Ocean Aero, a company that has developed an unmanned maritime vehicle called the Submaran.

Weekend Roundup

This Week in the Unmanned Systems and Robotics World

General Dynamics showcases ‘advanced mission command and control’ among UUV, UAS and on-shore assets at ANTX 2017

General Dynamics Mission Systems and General Dynamics Electric Boat have successfully showcased “multiple mission command, control and communication capabilities” connecting a UUV from Bluefin Robotics and a Blackwing model UAS from AeroVironment

Cool New Applications in Unmanned Maritime Systems

The changing nature of Naval/Maritime Operations with the introduction of Autonomous Systems.

ATLAS North America releases Scout Mk II Side Scan Sonar for AUVs

Described as “quite possibly, the best value in a side scan sonar on the market today,” the Scout Mk II Side Scan Sonar, a product of ATLAS North America, is now available.

Boaty McBoatface AUV Set to Embark on Its First Research Mission

An autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) named Boaty McBoatface is preparing to embark on its first research mission to Antarctica on March 17. 

Kongsberg Maritime’s HUGIN AUV chosen by University of Gothenburg for marine research

Kongsberg Maritime’s HUGIN AUV has been selected by the University of Gothenburg, and the AUV will be used to expand the capabilities of Sweden in the field of marine research, using unmanned vehicles and platforms.

Boeing and Huntington Ingalls Industries will work together to develop UUVs for U.S. Navy’s Extra Large UUV program

Boeing and Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) have announced a partnership to work on the design and production of UUVs, which will be used in support of the U.S. Navy’s Extra Large UUV program.

Students honored for Naval meteorological studies

Graduates of the first Unmanned Maritime Systems Certification program from the University of Southern Mississippi received their certificates late last week in a ceremony marking the end of an unmanned systems demonstration in the Gulf of Mexico.