Mine­hunt­ing Ro­bot Ready for Duty

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The RCN’s Mine-Coun­ter­mea­sures (MCM) Re­motely Op­er­ated Ve­hi­cle (ROV) was re­turned to the cus­tomer af­ter its re­cent re­fit by In­ter­na­tional Sub­ma­rine En­gi­neer­ing Ltd.

Trail­Blazer, a 25 HP ve­hi­cle, has been in op­er­a­tion with the Navy since 1995. Trail­Blazer 25 is within a fam­ily of ISE MCM ROVs that are ca­pa­ble of de­tect­ing long or short teth­ered mines

as well as bot­tom mines. Trail­Blazer is the only MCM ROV ca­pa­ble of break­outs, utiliz­ing the stream­lined ROV at high speed.

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