Robotic Vehicle Program Will Test Army’s Acquisition Agility

Matt Fordham, associate division manager for unmanned systems and security products at ARA, noted that there are many technical challenges to off-road robotics for military platforms that civilian self-driving cars don’t face. “We don’t have Google Maps that show the best route,” he said in an email. Unmapped obstacles like boulders, trees, holes and massive terrain changes have to be solved by the system, he noted.

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