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UK investment for unmanned MCM continues

26th May 2018 - 11:00 GMT | by Beth Maundrill in London


The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) intends to extend its support contract for its Royal Navy UUVs beyond the six months it agreed upon earlier this year.

Through the Underwater Electronic Warfare project team within Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) the MoD intends to negotiate a two year, with a one option year, support contract with Hydroid for the continued support of Remus 600 (RECCE) and Remus 100 (VSW) UUVs.

The total value of this procurement is estimated at £3.6 million ($4.8 million).

The UUVs are military use versions of commercially available UUVs operated in the MCM role. In the

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Beth Maundrill


Beth Maundrill

Beth is Deputy Editor - Land at Shephard Media, managing coverage across all formats of …

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