A well-written article about 3BDE’s experience in using the robots to enhance their training, including details of specific scenarios.
The Australian Defence Magazine talks about the use of robots within the Australian Army.
An article in The Australian about robot use within the Australian Army.
Christopher Pyne, Australian minister for Defence Industry, visits Marathon’s booth at IDEX’17 in Abu Dhabi.
Jane’s article from IDEX 2017: The world’s first and only autonomous robotic human type target system can turn soldiers into ‘pre-combat veterans’.
The US Defence Department Science Blog reports on the Air Force’s 27th Special Operations Wing using robots to practice their responses to real-life intense moments, like hostage situations.
The story is on the front page of Fox News. See the video here.
“It can potentially revolutionize our small arms ranges and small unit training up to company level while tremendously increasing our Soldiers and Marines marksmanship capabilities.”
Marathon is currently exhibiting at I/ITSEC in Orlando. The trade show magazine “Show Daily” issued a full page report about our new target model T30. Read the full report.
VATA Group’s Greg Lapin and Destin Mounts head to Tennessee for some high-tech training drills against Marathon’s robots, testing their skills with stress-test exercises. Watch all three episodes.