01 Sep 2020

What happens when New START expires? CBO analysis

The US has not announced its final decision as to whether or not it will extend the treaty; however,evidence suggests that it is unlikely unless certain conditions are met. Russian…

01 Sep 2020

Unmanned Ground Vehicles: Timeline

Small-sized robotic systems for Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD), demining or Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) have been in use for years. What the armed forces are currently testing is the feasibility…

31 Aug 2020

Unmanned Ground Vehicles: Regulatory Trends

Depending on the application, level of sophistication, and reliability requirements, robotics generally involves a number of levels of control and processing. As a result, defence industries are continually involved in…

27 Aug 2020

Unmanned Ground Vehicles: Macroeconomic Trends

Although examples of both the UAVs and unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) were first used in the 1930’s, the former have seen a remarkable increase in use during the last two…