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DSTL outlines future armoured concepts

28th September 2016 - 15:00 GMT | by Richard Thomas in London


Concept designs outlining the next generation of combat UGVs from the UK’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (DSTL) indicate engineering potential but there were no plans to put them into practice and field such platforms, stated officials.

Recently released imagery from DSTL shows futuristic looking combat vehicles, both manned and unmanned. For the manned options, the Urban Operations Vehicle – a 22 ton multi-wheeled vehicle (pictured) – caught the eye, while the design for the unmanned two ton High Mobility Vehicle was configured for a variety of potential operational requirements.

Speaking to Shephard William Suttie, technical lead future armoured

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Richard Thomas


Richard Thomas

Richard Thomas is the Senior Editor, Naval at Shephard Media. Richard joined the company in …

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