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IDEF 2021: Aselsan sets out vision for USV swarm capability
Aselsan has showcased a scale model of its Albatros-S USV swarm concept at IDEF 2021.
Turkey’s top procurement official, Ismail Demir, head of the Presidency of Defence Industries (SSB), announced this project on his Twitter account a week before the exhibition. 'We have completed the first phase of our Herd IDA project, which aims to offer unmanned sea vehicles with swarm capabilities, autonomy and the performance of diverse tasks,' he tweeted on 9 August.
Shephard spoke with Aselsan officials at the exhibition and learned that Albatros-S is a platform-agnostic project that could be compatible with different types of USVs ...
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