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Autonomous cars (AVs) were utilized in army operations for greater than 60 years, with torpedoes, cruise missiles, satellites, and objective drones being early examples.1 they've got additionally been normal within the civilian sector--for instance, within the disposal of explosives, for paintings and dimension in radioactive environments, by means of numerous offshore industries for either developing and holding undersea amenities, for atmospheric and undersea study, and via in automatic and robot manufacturing.

Recent army reports with AVs have always verified their price in quite a lot of missions, and expected advancements of AVs carry promise for more and more major roles in destiny naval operations. Advances in AV services are enabled (and constrained) via growth within the applied sciences of computing and robotics, navigation, communications and networking, strength assets and propulsion, and materials.

Autonomous cars in aid of Naval Operations is a forward-looking dialogue of the naval operational setting and imaginative and prescient for the army and Marine Corps and of naval venture wishes and power functions and boundaries of AVs. This document considers the possibility of AVs for naval operations, operational wishes and expertise concerns, and possibilities for more suitable operations.

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