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Robotic craft to gather data to keep response crews safe


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Oct 17, 2013

~~<p>University of Hawaii engineers unveiled a new robotic boat Wednesday designed to explore potentially dangerous disaster zones before first-responder personnel.</p>
<p>The Unmanned Port Security Vessel uses sonar and other technologies to map ports and harbors &mdash; a handy tool after a tsunami strike or other catastrophe.</p>
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University of Hawaii engineers unveiled a new robotic boat Wednesday designed to explore potentially dangerous disaster zones before first-responder personnel.

The Unmanned Port Security Vessel uses sonar and other technologies to map ports and harbors — a handy tool after a tsunami strike or other catastrophe. Login for more...



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