Friday, April 28, 2017

The U.S. Marines Embrace New Technologies To 'Storm The Beaches'

(Credit: Office of Naval Research, Photo by John Williams. Camp Pendleton, California)

FOX News: US Marines could deploy robots and 'HyperSubs' to storm future beaches

The U.S. Marines could deploy a host of futuristic military technology to "storm the beaches."

Included in the new technology are machine-gun toting robots that charge up the beaches as advance assault, as well as speedboats that instantly transformed into small stealthy submarines diving beneath the surface to avoid detection.

For the past two weeks, the Navy and Marine Corps have been quietly testing about 50 new fascinating technologies out at Camp Pendleton, at the Ship-to-Shore Maneuver Exploration and Experimentation Advanced Naval Technology Exercise 2017, in California.

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WNU Editor: All the other services are investing heavily in drones and robots .... so why not the Marines.

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