Land Warfare

PREMIUM: Spanish Army demonstrates indigenous NBC system to NATO members

24th November 2020 - 16:30 GMT | by Flavia Camargos Pereira

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Atila shines UV rays to neutralise bacteria and viruses such as COVID-19. It integrates a sanitisation system with the Avenger and tEODor EOD robots.

The Spanish Army has demonstrated an indigenously developed NBC system to NATO allies. Called Atila (Antivirus por Iluminación de Luz Ultravioleta Autónomo in Spanish), it uses ultraviolet (UV) radiation to neutralise or destroy bacteria and viruses, including COVID-19.

Atila was showcased during a virtual meeting of the NATO Joint Chemical ...

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