The Echo Voyager electric submarine is the latest in the family of underwater vehicles Boeing, and joins the Echo Seeker (10 meters) and Echo Ranger (5 meter and a half).
Boeing presented on March 10 Echo Voyager, its latest underwater electric vehicle (UUV), which can operate autonomously for months thanks to a rechargeable hybrid system. The features are:
-electric submarine of 15 meters in length
-6 months autonomy
-hybrid electric drive
-3,500 meters maximum depth
-It gets information at great depths. The information is sent from the surface to its operational base.
The electric vehicle, 15 meters long, is not only autonomous moving, but can also launch and recover without support vessels normally attend unmanned underwater vehicles. The Echo Voyager is the latest in the family of unmanned underwater vehicles Boeing. The Echo Voyager is a new approach to what the operation and use of unmanned underwater vehicles in the future.
Echo Voyager electric submarine, the unmanned underwater vehicle that Boeing can maintain autonomy for months.
New autonomous electric submarine by Boeing