Autonomous ships are here …

We’ve heard about autonomous cars and planes, now @RollsRoyce want to start implementing autonomous ships. Human free ships would help prevent the 1000 ships which are lost a year, and they could be 15% more efficient to run. They hope to start running autonomous ferry services in Northern Europe first, before eventually progressing to fully autonomous cargo ships.

 

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The vision starts with helping humans stay safe at sea, but could put fully robo-boats into action as ferries in just a few years.

 

Posted by nwj

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