10 Ground Robots in Development and Testing for Military Applications
Most ground robots that the U.S. Defense Department and other militaries around the world are developing have humans in the loop.
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Russia assigns Uran-9 combat vehicles to first military unit
In April, Russia’s Defense Ministry announced that the Russian Army will establish the first military unit including strike robots, according to Tass. It will be “the first unit with strike robots will be set up in the Russian Armed Forces to operate five Uran-9 robotic systems or 20 combat vehicles,” said the ministry. The Uran-9 has been in development for at least the past five years and is produced by the 766th Production and Technological Enterprise. It has a 30mm automatic gun, anti-tank missiles, and flamethrowers.