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The US, UK, and Australian governments have issued a joint statement outlining the AUKUS treaty plan to provide the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) with nuclear-powered attack submarines, which includes the development of a new British-designed AUKUS-class submarine that will involve an unprecedented sharing of American and British nuclear technology.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags
A Cold War story has come to an end as the largest ever submarine is put out to pasture. According to the Russian state news agency TASS, the Dmitry Donskoy, the first of the gigantic Typhoon submarines and the last still in service, has been officially decommissioned.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: USSR, Russia, Submarine, Nuclear weapons
The Royal Navy has awarded a £15.4-million (US$18.9-million) contract to MSubs to build a cutting-edge robotic submarine, called Cetus, that will be the largest in Europe and will be capable of diving deeper than conventional submarines.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: Royal Navy, Autonomous Vehicles, Submarine
It may look like a fat torpedo, but there's more than meets the eye with HII's newly unveiled REMUS 620 medium-class naval Unmanned Underwater Vehicle, which is an autonomous robotic submarine that combines artificial intelligence with an operational range of 275 nm (316 mi, 509 km).Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: Autonomous Vehicles, Underwater drones
The last time we looked at the U-Boat Worx Nemo submersible, it was April 2020, strange days when every single person on Earth would have loved to torpedo deep down into the sea in search of purer surroundings. Unfortunately, the production start was listed at the time as a vague "when market demand has been met." Oh, and the price tag was $1 million ... so not many people were going to fulfill t
Highland Systems is adding to its fearsome vehicle lineup in extraordinary style, with an 11-seat armored speed demon it calls the Kronos. Clearly inspired by the manta ray, this hybrid beast rocks folding wings and 1,200 horsepower of propulsion.Continue ReadingCategory: Marine, TransportTags: Submarine, Armor, UAE
Normally, Sweden building its first new class of submarines in 30 years wouldn't be of as much interest, but Saab laying the keel of its first Blekinge-class (A26) boat on June 30 as Sweden waits to join NATO signals a shift in the balance of power in the Baltic Sea.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: Russia, Sweden, Saab, Submarine, Marine
SpearUAV has released its Ninox 103 UW Sub-to-Air encapsulated autonomous quadcopter, which it claims is the first loitering drone that can be launched from a submarine and other submerged platforms for immediate beyond-line-of-sight situational awareness.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: Submarine, UAV, drones, Marine
The construction of America's next-generation strategic nuclear missile submarine has formally begun as the keel was ceremonially laid for the future USS District of Columbia (SSBN 826) at Electric Boat's facility in Quonset Point, Rhode Island.Continue ReadingCategory: Military, TechnologyTags: US Navy, Submarine, Nuclear weapons, Ships
an immersive aquatic experience in an entirely transparent elliptical pressure hull describes the U-Boat Worx Nexus Submarine, a getaway ride from land into the sea. The post u-boat worx nexus submarine seats 9 people and travels up to 200 meters deep into the sea appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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