Accession Number:

ADA422192

Title:

AUV Commercialization - Who's Leading the Pack?

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

SPACE AND NAVAL WARFARE SYSTEMS CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Taking AUV technology from the drawing board and putting it into commercial practice has been a long and costly process, however, there are several companies that have done just that, Are AUVs ready for commercialization Have they been successful Whos leading the pack Whos buying-- military, offshore, academia This paper will attempt to answer those questions.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Underwater and Marine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE