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Novel air concept system

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Novel air concept system

The different parts of the novel air concept system, an unmanned air system that can operate in cities. The system is one of the “visions” the MoD introduced. The ministry is hoping it will stimulate new technologies and new uses of existing ones.


The Ministry of Defence has released pictures of new technology it is developing, or hopes to develop.

The images were released alongside the Defence Technology Plan, which sets out the MoD’s long-term research needs. It aims to encourage tech companies and academics to come up with the next generation of flying, spying robots and new lightweight tanks.

Quentin Davies, minister for defence equipment and support, said exploit new technologies is "vital" for battlefield success.

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