U.S. Navy Tests Autonomous Parts-Handling Vehicles For MRO

Autonomous parts-handling vehicles are seen as a way to free up aircraft maintenance personnel.
Credit: U.S. Navy
The U.S. Navy’s Fleet Readiness Center East at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina, recently tested using autonomous vehicles to speed up material handling at a parts warehouse, an experiment to find ways to free up personnel for aircraft maintenance work. As part of the recent...

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