Press Release: L3Harris Technologies to Provide Unmanned Undersea Vehicle to U.S. Navy

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FALL RIVER, Ma., Jan. 14, 2020 — L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) has been selected to provide an unmanned undersea vehicle for expeditionary undersea missions for U.S. military forces by the U.S. Navy and the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU). DIU, which accelerates commercial technology to solve national security solutions, awarded an Other Transaction Agreement (OTA) to L3Harris for […]

Iver4 Demonstrates Long Duration Mine Counter Measures (MCM) Capability at ANTX 2019

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Last month at ANTX 2019, the Iver4 UUV demonstrated its long endurance capability while collecting high resolution seabed data. The Iver4 completed a 27.5 total nautical mile (NM) test expeditionary MCM mission in 12.5 hours. The nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) powered Iver4 has no shipping restrictions with its optional lithium free design. Starting in Rhode Island […]

Press Release: L3’s Iver4 UUV Successfully Completes Long-Endurance Mission

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FALL RIVER, Mass., May 6, 2019 – L3 Technologies announced today that its Iver4 Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (UUV) completed a mission lasting more than 14 hours in San Diego Bay, California. This long-duration mission was successfully completed with a standard nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) battery configuration – demonstrating the battery’s power endurance, system efficiency and predictability […]

Overcoming the Nadir Gap with Mosaicked Sonar Data

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Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (UUV) missions often involve the use of side scan sonar for wide area surveys. To create an image of the sea floor, side scan sonar produces narrow beams from the side of the sensor that scan large areas along the mission path. During the side scan survey, the region directly below the sensor, commonly refereed to […]