Banshee target drones could be used by the RN for experimentation of future sensors, weaponry and radio equipment.
DSEI 2021: QinetiQ and Dstl look to reinvent the wheel with future UGV concept
QinetiQ and UK MoD agency Dstl, along with other industrial partners, exhibited a scale model of their new Mobility Test Rig (MTR) technology at DSEI in London on 14-17 September.
The 8x8 MTR intends to bring novel mobility, capability and operational advantages in the burgeoning UGV segment.
Speaking to Shephard, William Suttie of the Land Platforms Group in Dstl explained that the philosophy behind MTR was to meet future operational requirements beyond 2030.
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