Maritime

Kraken, L3Harris Collaborate for USSV Innovation

Kraken, L3Harris Collaborate for USSV Innovation

United Kingdom-based Kraken Technology Group announced a collaboration with L3Harris Technologies to advance the integration of control systems for its ...
PteroDynamics Transwing UAS Flies at Sea During U.S. Navy Event

PteroDynamics Transwing UAS Flies at Sea During U.S. Navy Event

PteroDynamics announced a successful demonstration of the advanced capabilities of its automated Transwing vertical takeoff and landing UAS at the ...
Saildrone Completes Unique Mission to Detect Bats at Sea Using Autonomous Vehicles

Saildrone Completes Unique Mission to Detect Bats at Sea Using Autonomous Vehicles

Saildrone and Bat Conservation International announced completion of a first-of-its-kind mission to study bats in an offshore environment using an ...
U.S. Military Adopting Unmanned Technology at Rapid Pace
Air, Maritime, Military

U.S. Military Adopting Unmanned Technology at Rapid Pace

A MAST-13 unmanned surface vessel approaches the U.K. Royal Navy Fleet Auxiliary landing dock ship RFA Lyme Bay while operating ...
Black Sea Drone War: How a Country with No Warships Has Russia's Navy on the Run

Black Sea Drone War: How a Country with No Warships Has Russia’s Navy on the Run

Russia’s Black Sea Fleet has been reduced to a defensive crouch by cruise missiles and kamikaze drones. The many large ...
Lawmakers, Analysts Express Doubts, Concerns About Replicator Program
Air, Maritime, Military

Lawmakers, Analysts Express Doubts, Concerns About Replicator Program

Members of Congress and defense industry analysts on Oct. 19 expressed concerns about the Department of Defense’s still largely undefined ...
Saildrone Fleet Surpasses 1M Nautical Miles, 32K Days at Sea

Saildrone Fleet Surpasses 1M Nautical Miles, 32K Days at Sea

Saildrone announced its fleet of USVs has surpassed a cumulative distance of 1 million nautical miles during more than 32,000 ...
Berlin INTERGEO Dispatch II
Air, Events, Maritime

Berlin INTERGEO Dispatch II

To the outsider, INTERGEO 2023 looks like most high-technology trade fairs – a lot of friendly engineers and marketers demonstrating ...
SEA-KIT Funded for Hydrogen-Powered USV, Refilling Station

SEA-KIT Funded for Hydrogen-Powered USV, Refilling Station

SEA-KIT International has won funding from the Zero Emissions Vessels and Infrastructure (ZEVI) competition to design and manufacture a hydrogen ...
Saildrone Redeploys 'Hurricane Sam' Ocean Drone for 2023 Mission

Saildrone Redeploys ‘Hurricane Sam’ Ocean Drone for 2023 Mission

Saildrone announced the redeployment of its famous Saildrone Explorer SD 1045 for the 2023 Atlantic hurricane season ...
NOAA Prepares for Hurricane Season with More Gliders, New Saildrone CONOPs
Maritime, Sensors

NOAA Prepares for Hurricane Season with More Gliders, New Saildrone CONOPs

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) plans a three-layered investigation of hurricanes this year. In addition to its head-line ...
ALTIUS 600 UAS Prepares for More Hurricane Flights This Year

ALTIUS 600 UAS Prepares for More Hurricane Flights This Year

For this hurricane season, NOAA wants to stretch the ALTIUS 600’s envelope by flying it longer and sending the data ...
NOAA Readies Additional Unmanned Systems, Sensors to Prepare for Hurricane Season
Air, Maritime, Sensors

NOAA Readies Additional Unmanned Systems, Sensors to Prepare for Hurricane Season

NOAA has been studying rapid hurricane intensification for years, and plans to bring more unmanned systems to bear for the ...
Navy Hopes to Make Big Waves with Unmanned Vehicles

Navy Hopes to Make Big Waves with Unmanned Vehicles

As the U.S. seeks to contain China, the U.S. Navy is betting big on unmanned systems with some significant budget ...
Distributed Unmanned Vessels to Cast a Wide Net Over (and Under) the Pacific

Distributed Unmanned Vessels to Cast a Wide Net Over (and Under) the Pacific

The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps are relying on unmanned systems to augment traditional, and more expensive, vessels in the ...