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Autonomous Mine Hunting: Bringing Advanced Sensing to the Fight (Studio)
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The use of autonomous systems for mine hunting was the focus of the recent WISEX exercise in Scotland.
WISEX allowed the Royal Navy to see the system Raytheon Technologies has developed along with the US Navy.
Raytheon UK has teamed with Atlas Elektronik, which provides the ARCIMS USV to the Royal Navy.
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