iXlive – Oct 21, 2020

Using unmanned systems for stand-off MCM: How to avoid obstacles

Relying on unmanned technologies to assess underwater threats, Navies have to make sure their autonomous system have optimum navigation capabilities in order to avoid obstacles and operate safely. Discover how ECA Group’s drones-based system UMIS chosen by Belgian and the Royal Netherlands Navies, and that integrates the latest iXblue avoidance sonars, can support you in conducting safe missions at sea.



Julien Guichard

Sonar Programs Manager at iXblue


Marc Pinto

Scientific Advisor at ECA Group