Saab has announced that it will demonstrate its anti-submarine warfare (ASW) training system, the AUV62-AT, for the U.S. Navy (USN). The AUV62-AT is an unmanned vehicle-based artificial acoustic system that mimics a submarine.
The USN will evaluate Saab’s AUV62-AT against USN systems through the Foreign Comparative Testing (FCT) Program. The demonstration is planned for summer 2018, with an option to continue testing into 2019.
The USN is investigating a replacement to its current ASW training system for its Undersea Warfare Training Range.
“With submarine usage on the rise,...