UK Navy Challenges Industry For Heavy-Lift UAS

A new autonomous platform could take over from Navy helicopters currently in service.
Credit: ©UK Ministry of Defence CROWN COPYRIGHT, 2021
LONDON—The UK Royal Navy has issued a challenge to industry to accelerate the development of an autonomous, heavy-lift uncrewed air system. The Navy’s Heavy Lift Challenge (HLC) is making £20 million ($28 million) in funding available to industry to support the development of the platform, which...

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