Swedish company Saab has signed a contract for the supply of autonomous (unmanned / uninhabited) submersibles AUV62 in educational settings for anti-occupation forces, reports ASDNews May 30. Price of the contract is 148 million SEK, the first deliveries will begin in 2014.
«AUV62 is an advanced high-performance unmanned system, which is designed for anti-submarine training naval forces. We are naturally very pleased to have signed the contract, «said senior vice president krompanii Gorgo Johansson (Gorgen Johansson). This unit is created in several configurations.
Apparatus resettled sound equipment to simulate submarine sonar system with synthetic aperture SAS (Synthetic Aperture Sonar) allows work to find mines, exploration and seabed mapping. The company, as usual, do not throw the public information about the customer.