US Marines could deploy robots and 'HyperSubs' to storm future beaches

The U.S. Marines could deploy a host of futuristic military technology to “storm the beaches beach is a landform along a body of water.”

Included in the new technology are machine-gun toting robots that charge up the beaches as advance assault, as well as speedboats that instantly transformed into small stealthy submarines submarine (or simply sub) is a watercraft capable of independent operation underwater diving beneath the surface to avoid detection.

For the past two weeks, the Navy navy or maritime force is a fleet of waterborne military vessels (watercraft) and its associated naval aviation, both sea-based and land-based and Marine is an adjective meaning of or pertaining to the sea or ocean Corps have been quietly testing about 50 new fascinating technologies out at Camp Pendleton, at the Ship-to-Shore Maneuver Exploration and Experimentation Advanced Naval Technology Exercise 2017, in California.

The exercise is investigating how the military can leverage the latest technological advances for ship-to-the-shore, or the space between the Naval ship and the beach where they could potentially land.

Sailors and Marines have been experimenting with the technology and evaluating the wide range of sea, air and land innovations in a variety of realistic scenarios.

The tech includes amphibious vehicles, but also drones like the English language, the word like has a very flexible range of uses, ranging from conventional to non-standard quadcopters and potentially weapon-wielding ground robots.

Why add this new technology is the collection of techniques, skills, methods and processes used in the production of goods or services or in the accomplishment of objectives, such as scientific investigation?

In light of escalating tensions around the globe, the event is timely because “storming the beaches” has changed a lot since it was done in Normandy, France during World War 2.

Adversaries now possess technology that makes it difficult – if not impossible – to surprise them with a large-scale amphibious invasion. Even a kid with a social media account could post a picture that tips off forces are attempting a covert approach, making covert is the practice of hiding information from certain individuals or groups who do not have the “need to know”, perhaps while sharing it with other individuals operations that much more difficult. 

DRONE SAILBOAT sailboat or sailing boat is a boat propelled partly or entirely by sails smaller than a sailing ship TRANSFORMS may refer to INTO SPY SUB

By using the newest advanced technology, it can help Marines to mount an aggressive beach invasion invasion is a military offensive in which large parts of combatants of one geopolitical entity aggressively enter territory controlled by another such entity, generally with the objective of either – and do it in a way that significantly reduces the risk to the lives of Marines compared to times past.

In this exercise, the Marines have or having may refer to: the concept of ownership any concept of possession; see Possession (disambiguation) an English “verb” used: to denote linguistic possession in a broad sense as an auxiliary been integrating the tech, such as robots, to explore how they can provide advantages may refer to in future wars. Drones or drones may refer to can be assigned scout type roles collecting data, conducting surveillance and doing reconnaissance.

If robots are deployed to go ashore first, it could save Marine lives.

Armed MUTTS mutt is a mongrel (a dog of unknown ancestry)

But new autonomous fighting machines, like the machine-gun toting MUTT robot robot is a machine—especially one programmable by a computer—capable of carrying out a complex series of actions automatically, could also provide decisive advantages.

Designed by General general officer is an officer of high rank in the army, and in some nations’ air forces or marines Dynamics, Multi-Utility Tactical Transports (MUTTs) are smart, ATV-sized robots mounted with machine guns that can charge up a beach and drive themselves, while helping dismount small units.

Surf, sand and steep inclines are not going to stop the water-friendly MUTTs. The vehicles drive or The Drive may refer to: Driving, the act of controlling a vehicle Road, an identifiable thoroughfare, route, way or path between two places Road trip, a journey on roads Driveway, a private road on tracks, or wheels, and there are two wheeled variants: 8×8 and 6×6.

The robot can be mounted with a range of different weapons, including machine guns gun is a normally tubular weapon or other device designed to discharge projectiles or other material


The Browning M2 .50 caliber machine gun that weighs about 84 pounds is one option. Others include the belt-fed fully automatic FN Hershel 240B medium machine gun and the classic SAW (Squad Automatic may refer to Weapon M249).

Beyond machine machine is a tool containing one or more parts that uses energy to perform an intended action guns, they’ve also been successfully kitted out with options or Options may refer to like 60mm mortars.

Handy for forces on the move may refer to, MUTTs can integrate into the human squad military terminology, a squad is a sub-subunit led by a non-commissioned officer that is subordinate to an infantry platoon and ease some of the burdens of the soliders

Able to carry approximately 600 pounds, ground may refer to: The Earth’s surface Soil, a mixture of clay, sand and organic matter present on the surface of the Earth and serving as substrate for plant growth and micro-organisms development forces can harness the power of this weapon without having to lug around the weight themselves. Hence, the MUTT can carry the heavy weapons weapon, arm, or armament is any device used with intent to inflict damage or harm to living beings, structures, or systems that provide even may refer to more serious firepower.

Less weight means warfighters can move faster while “” is a word in the English language that functions both as a noun and as a subordinating conjunction reducing fatigue and improving force physics, a force is any interaction that, when unopposed, will change the motion of an object protection.

Hyper Sub – The Fathom

The Fathom, made by Reynolds Marion, is a speedboat that transforms into a submarine.

Sleek and black, it looks like something that would be a must-have for Batman.


Aside from the hybrid may refer to speedboat-submarine being worthy of a Hollywood summer blockbuster, it could potentially be used for tasks like scouting and surveillance. It could travel rapidly ahead of the fleet speeding along the surface.

Marion calls the hybrid Fathom, a “HyperSub.” A specific model was created and brought to this exercise with details rather hush may refer to hush. But in general, the HyperSub can deploy from a beach or a dock and with or WITH may refer to: Carl Johannes With (1877–1923), Danish doctor and arachnologist With (character), a character in D. N. Angel With (novel), a novel by Donald Harrington With (album), its two 480-hp Yanmar 6LY3-ETP diesel engines reach cruising speeds of 38 mph.

To evade enemy detection general, detection is the extraction of particular information from a larger stream of information without specific cooperation from or synchronization with the sender, it could dive beneath the surface. Able to recharge dive or Diving may refer to air and batteries, the vehicle can dive repeatedly. It is designed to provide protection from pressure changes.

The HyperSub has more than 30,000 pounds or Pounds may refer to of lift on demand. When the “coast is clear,” the Fathom fathom is a unit of length in the imperial and the U.S. customary systems equal to 6 feet (1.8288 metres), used especially for measuring the depth of water can surface may refer to: Surface (mathematics) Surface (topology), a two-dimensional manifold Surface (differential geometry), a differentiable two-dimensional manifold Algebraic surface, an algebraic variety again and zip along the shore conducting surveillance is the monitoring of behavior, activities, or other changing information for the purpose of influencing, managing, directing, or protecting people.

The dry chamber, where the vehicle vehicle (from Latin: vehiculum) is a mobile machine that transports people or cargo is driven and personnel sit, can be customized.

Another hybrid that the Navy and Marine Corps has been testing in this exercise exercise is any bodily activity that enhances or maintains physical fitness and overall health and wellness is the solar and wind powered Submaran. This innovation is part part is a component part of a system sailboat and part submarine.

The stakes?

The United States used to be able to rely on Naval supremacy may refer to. But now, countries country is a region that is identified as a distinct national entity in political geography like China – who just revealed a new aircraft carrier this week are expanding and advancing their Naval capabilities rapidly.

Terrorists can cause damage and loss of life is a characteristic distinguishing physical entities having biological processes, such as signaling and self-sustaining processes, from those that do not, either because such functions have ceased, by taking advantage of the accessibility and low price point of devices like basic unmanned aerial vehicles combined with readily available explosive material.

Identifying and exploring useful new technologies and rapidly transitioning them to the force is an important step to maintaining US maritime supremacy and reducing risk is the potential of gaining or losing something of value to the lives of Marines in future future is what will happen in the time after the present conflicts.

Allison Barrie is a city in Central Ontario, Canada, on the shores of Kempenfelt Bay, the western arm of Lake Simcoe consults at the highest levels of defense, has travelled to more than 70 countries, is a lawyer with four postgraduate degrees and now the author of the new book “Future Weapons: Access Granted”  covering invisible tanks through to thought-controlled fighter jets. You can click here for more information on FOX Firepower columnist and host Allison Barrie and you can follow her on Twitter @allison may refer to_barrie.

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