Russian specialists will elaborate a robot for the Arctic
15:58 16 сентября 2014
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Russian specialists are creating a mobile biomorphic robotic complex «Rys» (lynx). It is planned to use it also in the Arctic.
By the words of a representative of the company-designer – the All-Russian scientific and research institute «Signal» Dmitriy Bogaiev, the basic structure will be created by the company «Android Technics». The sketch part of the project was developed; coordination on the level of technical specification is taking place now. Tests are scheduled for 2017.
According to the information of the newspaper «Military-Industrial Courier», the robot is designed to perform the tasks of reconnaissance, fire support, destruction of explosive devices, delivery of ammunition and equipment in the Arctic, highlands and forests.
Interest to the novelty was expressed in land forces, airborne forces and strategic missile forces. The biomorphic robot will have some distinctive characteristics for each kind of forces.