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DARPA taps Lockheed to design new large UUV

9th March 2020 - 15:00 GMT | by Jason Sherman in Washington DC


DARPA has approached Lockheed Martin to design an extra-large UUV powered by innovative energy management techniques, as part of the Manta Ray project, which aims to demonstrate critical technologies for a new class of UUVs.

Lockheed Martin's Advanced Technology Laboratories on 21 February was awarded a $12 million contract for Phase 1 of the Manta Ray programme.

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Jason Sherman


Jason Sherman

Jason Sherman is a US-based journalist. Since 1994, he has covered the Pentagon, defence industry, …

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