Underwater combat robots will be created in Russia to guard the Arctic
15:38 23 октября 2014
Категории: News in English
In the prospect, underwater combat robots will defend Russian drilling rigs and transport system in the Arctic, as «Rossiyskaya Gazeta» informs. The deputy director general of the Foundation for Perspective Studies Vitaliy Davydov notes that Russian specialists are busy with creation of such robots at support of the foundation.
As he tells, the foundation conducts projects connected with underwater robotics and autonomic devices able to provide guarding of infrastructural objects, controlling over water areas, finding and accompanying of a potential enemy and in the future, if it is necessary, exterminating. This perspective equipment can be located both on the bottom surface and on the board of specialized underwater apparatuses.
As we should note, the state Foundation for Perspective Studies was created in 2012 for assisting to breakthrough scientific researches connected with providing of security and defense power of Russia. Now the foundation is working with three mega-projects «Soldier of the future», «Weapon of the future» and «Cyber-weapon of the future».