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IAI targets UGV growth strategy

20th March 2012 - 11:02 GMT | by Beth Stevenson in Tel Aviv, Israel


IAI is positioning itself to respond to a growing ‘ground robotics trend’ by tapping into its unmanned aerospace experience, company officials have announced.

Following its experience developing the Guardium UGV with Elbit through their joint venture G-Nius, Uri Paz-Meidan, project manager of the Lahav division of the military aircraft group at IAI told Shephard at a briefing in Tel Aviv on 18 March: 'Today, [ground robotics[ is not big for IAI, but according to our analysis it will be. IAI is an aerospace company, but ground-based robotics will grow.

‘We are coming from the strengths of developing these platforms,' Roni

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Beth Stevenson


Beth Stevenson

Beth is a former senior reporter for Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Beth graduated …

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