TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Roosevelt, Ann
PUB. DATE
August 2012
SOURCE
Defense Daily;8/15/2012, Vol. 255 Issue 34, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
80071742

 

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