Press Release: L3Harris Announces New UUV Iver4 580

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FALL RIVER, Mass., June 17, 2020 — L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) announced today its new man-portable Iver4 580 unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV). The new Iver4 580 is the second vehicle in the Iver4 family of next-generation UUVs to address a wide variety of customer missions, including survey; multi-domain intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; anti-submarine warfare; seabed warfare and mine […]

Press Release: L3Harris Technologies to Upgrade Iver3 Vehicles in support of the Royal Navy’s Project Wilton

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FALL RIVER, Mass., June 12, 2020 — L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) has received an order to upgrade three Iver3 Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV) to be used in support of the Royal Navy’s Project Wilton. L3Harris will upgrade the Iver3 vehicles with the capability to integrate high accuracy navigation sensors and advanced communications for surface tracking, with […]

Blue Ocean Monitoring Orders Light Class AUV

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Blue Ocean Monitoring Ltd. has recently purchased a new L3Harris Technologies Iver3 Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) to support their global survey operations. This innovative technology directly challenges traditional vessel-based, ROV and larger AUV survey techniques, delivering highly accurate survey data with significant reductions in project cost, time and risk. The AUV has been robustly engineered, […]

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 […]