A specially designed, unmanned IED defeat vehicle traverses the Robotics Rodeo course
Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo
A specially designed, unmanned improvised explosive device defeat vehicle traverses the Robotics Rodeo course. An arm aboard the vehicle lowers over a simulated threat site and blades begin digging to disarm the device. The 2012 Robotics Rodeo held at Fort Benning, Ga., June 20-29, 2012, allowed manufacturers to showcase the latest robotics technology designed to defeat battlefield threats, especially improvised explosive devices.
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