Posted 25 April 2016 12:00 AM by Administrator
Unmanned vehicles (UVs) sail the ocean and navigate deep beneath its surface. They roam the skies and travel over land. And they've brought us an alphabet soup of acronyms: USV (Unmanned Surface Vehicle), UUV (Unmanned Underwater Vehicle), UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle), UGV (Unmanned Ground Vehicle), and Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV). They're all poised for growth through 2020 and beyond, and they're performing jobs for the military, business and industry that have been the realm of science fiction until recently.
How much growth is forecast? How are UVs being used? Let's take a look.