Lockheed Martin SMSS Takes Part In Army Look At Robotic Counter-IED

Roosevelt, Ann
August 2012
Defense Daily;8/15/2012, Vol. 255 Issue 34, p4
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The article reports that U.S. Army engineers are taking a look at robotic systems, including Lockheed Martin's Squad Mission Support System (SMSS), to know if they can conduct counter-improvised explosive devices (IED) missions. Lockheed Martin is loaning two SMSS vehicles to be part of the dismounted engineer maneuver support (DEMS) program, run by Army's Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) in Michigan.


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