Tags unmanned undersea vessel

Navy issues RFI for unmanned ‘mother ship’ that could deploy other drones

by

The Navy is conducting market research to see if contractors would be able to satisfy anticipated program requirements for a new “Attritable UxS Mother Ship" (AUMS).

Navy weaving underwater drones into Project Overmatch

by

“The area of networking and command and control and cross-vehicle coordination is, I believe, really one of the most transformational changes happening now," Rear Adm. Casey Moton said.

Navy working to prevent unmanned shipbuilders from monopolizing software integration

by

The sea service is also keeping an eye on industry to try to prevent shipbuilders from having too much influence over the software and AI integration market for those types of platforms, according to Adm. Michael Gilday.

Navy grappling with the future of its unmanned fleet

by

The Navy wants to create a “hybrid fleet” that includes a large number of robotics vessels to complement its manned ships, and it is laying the groundwork for such a transformation. However, its new shipbuilding plan and recent comments by senior officials indicate that the future of the unmanned force remains murky. The service is touting the benefits of having cost-effective uncrewed maritime systems that could conduct a variety of…