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Impossible Metals Successfully Demonstrates Eureka 1 in Shallow Water Test

The Galveston Daily News 06 Jun 2023
In attendance at the Eureka 1 demonstration was Bob Galyen, retired CTO of CATL, the world’s largest battery company, who said, "The Eureka 1 demo clearly substantiates the potential for responsible underwater mining, which is unequaled by any other company that I am aware of in the world today.

EXCLUSIVE - 'There's nothing in their eyes. They've lost hope': Rescuer reveals horrors of Kherson ...

The Daily Mail 06 Jun 2023
A rescuer on the scene of devastating floods in southern Ukraine following explosions at a major dam and hydroelectric plant says civilians are under threat from dislodged Russian mines ... Entire Ukrainian villages vanish underwater as Russia blows up Kakhovka dam 'from the inside' - forcing thousands to abandon their homes ... Homes are underwater.

On this anniversary of D-Day I would

Democratic Underground 06 Jun 2023
note that while in 1944 Allied infantry fought ...

This Famous ‘Spy’ Whale Likes People. That Could Be a Problem.

Yahoo Daily News 06 Jun 2023
The highly sociable whale first gained fame in 2019, when he showed up in northern Norway wearing a harness, embossed with “St. Petersburg equipment,” that seemed designed to hold a camera ... The U.S. Navy has trained beluga whales to perform recovery operations and to find underwater mines ... Whales stay underwater ... “He looked great,” she said ... ....

A drone that can carry humans? Meet the Pune startup that is working wonders for Indian defence

Indian Express 06 Jun 2023
It is here that 84 specialised multi-copter, vertical take-off drones were designed and manufactured for the UP Police ... This is \u2018Varuna\u2019, a drone that can carry people ... At the Chakan facility, there is a hive of activity around an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle that will be launched from warships and used for mine countermeasures ... .

After a Russian spy whale sparked an alert, a look at other secret agent animals... ...

The Daily Mail 04 Jun 2023
The canny mammals, trained at the Crimean State Oceanarium can reportedly fight off invading divers, carry bombs and even plant mines ... Known for their excellent eyesight, the dogs of the ocean are trained to spot underwater mines and other suspicious objects.

Watch the US Navy launch an ocean glider from a helicopter

Popular Science 30 May 2023
The US Navy helicopter, part of Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 15, delivered the glider by flying low and slow over the sea surface ... Navy as it expands the operational envelope of underwater gliders.” ... It is also specifically useful, as listening for acoustics underwater can help detect other ships and submarines.

South Korea, Australia agree to step up defense cooperation

Arab News 30 May 2023
... Endeavour, an Australian-led multinational military drill, as well as Operation Render Safe, activities by the Australian Defense Force to remove underwater mines in the Pacific.

South Korea, Australia agree to step up defence cooperation

Reuters 30 May 2023
Korea-Pacific Islands Summit in Seoul. Lee expressed the South Korean military's willingness to join the Indo-Pacific Endeavour, an Australian-led multinational military drill, as well as Operation Render Safe, activities by the Australian Defense Force to remove underwater mines in the Pacific ... Our Standards ... Read Next ... ....

How Hvaldimir, the beluga whale suspected to be a Russian spy, fits in the history of animal spies

Indian Express 30 May 2023
being taxidermized ... One of them was dolphins, as the Smithsonian Magazine detailed, which have been trained by the US Navy since the 1960s to detect submarines and underwater mines. Like dolphins, the US Navy has also used sea lions, according to Insider, for their eyesight to retrieve unarmed mines and other materials.

PNG to consult ‘domestic process’ for security treaty

Taipei Times 30 May 2023
DEFENSE TIES ... Reuters, SYDNEY and Seoul ... 27, 2022 ... STRATEGIC RIVALRY ... Lee expressed the South Korean military’s willingness to join the Indo-Pacific Endeavour, an Australian-led multinational military drill, as well as Operation Render Safe, activities by the Australian Defense Force to remove underwater mines in the Pacific ... .

A secretive SEAL-like unit is leading Ukraine's shadowy battle against Russia in a vital corner ...

Business Insider 28 May 2023
Combat swimmers with the unit reportedly approached the island in underwater vehicles, looking for mines or obstacles that could hinder the landing forces.US and Hungarian special-operations forces train with Special Operations Craft-Riverine in the Danube River in May 2021.

Royal Navy Completes Conversion of PSV into Minehunting Mother Ship

The Maritime Executive 27 May 2023
When operational, the Royal Navy highlights that the ship will host various autonomous minehunting systems, operated by personnel who will launch and recover the devices, as well as analyze the data they gather while scouring home waters for mines and underwater explosive devices.

Scientists detected 5,000 sea creatures nobody knew existed. It's a warning.

Yahoo Daily News 26 May 2023
Despite decades of interest in mining this abyss, little is known about the region's baseline biodiversity ... Old underwater mining test sites show little sign of ecological recovery ... Environmentalists and mining executives are waiting for a U.N.-chartered body called the International Seabed Authority to issue regulations around underwater mining.

Emerging role of Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUVs) in modern naval warfare

Financial Express 26 May 2023
Meanwhile, it is reported that India too is developing its own home-grown version of Extra Large Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (XLUUV) for ISR (Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance) support, Anti-submarine warfare, Anti-surface warfare and mine warfare.

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