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This robot can take the weight off soldiers' shoulders

Lockheed's Squad Mission Support System is a rolling robot that could carry much of the load soldiers and Marines take into the field. Will the Pentagon authorize it?

By June 24, 2014

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Qinetiq robo-loaders heading to Fukushima

Powerful remote-controlled loaders may help clear the way for robots to work at Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant.

By March 31, 2011

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MK2 arms perfect for gun-toting military robots

Police and military robots could soon get two arms instead of one with the MK2 system from HDT Global.

By March 7, 2012

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Mini Dragon Runner bot likes being thrown around

Qinetiq North America's latest military robot weighs about 10 pounds and is designed to be the forward eyes and ears of troops.

By August 18, 2011

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Navy testing robot Jet Ski for harbor patrols

Blackfish is a remote-controlled Jet Ski from Qinetiq that uses sonar and radar to patrol harbors for terrorist threats.

By July 21, 2011

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Next thing in wind energy: Stealth turbines

Wind turbines that do not interfere with radar systems used by aircraft have been tested successfully and are close to becoming commercially viable, according to turbine maker Vestas.

By June 29, 2011

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QinetiQ's Zephyr breaks flight time record for unmanned aircraft

An unmanned aircraft stays in the air for more than three days.

By August 24, 2008

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Enryu rescue robot gets Fukushima mission

A rescue robot called Enryu is being deployed to the Fukushima nuclear plant. It will be the first Japanese robot to help move rubble.

By April 23, 2011

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Machines clear rubble as Japan ranks crisis with Chernobyl

A month after the historic quake in Japan, robots and remote-controlled vehicles are getting to work at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.

By April 11, 2011

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T-Hawk MAV, helicopter drones join Japan effort

The robot response to the Fukushima crisis becomes increasingly multinational as France and the U.S. send more machines to Japan.

By April 6, 2011