Germans develop smart commercial UV systems

EITAMS:  an autonomous surface vehicle controls a ‘swarm’ of self-drive, interlinked UVs. (Photo Jade HS)

Two research projects involving the development of autonomous underwater vehicles for commercial maritime applications have drawn attention and official funding in Germany, writes Tom Todd.

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