February 18, 2014 by Think Defence
The MoD has just awarded an £1.5m contract extension to Hydroid to support and maintain the Royal Navy REMUS 600 (RECCE) Underwater Unmanned Vehicles (UUV) out to 31st March 2016
Hydroid are now part of the Kongsberg Group
The REMUS 600 came into service in 2009, complimenting the smaller REMUS 100 UUV’s that entered service a few years early.
Read more on Think Defence about naval mines countermeasures and hydrographic survey (it is subject I have written quite a bit about)