Minehunting Robot Ready for Duty
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.