In Canada, being prepared for Autonomous transatlantic sailing a 40-foot unmanned yachts
The boat under the name USV Maxlimer needs will be on its way from Canada to southern England to conduct research at sea. In the Harbor, the boat will be controlled with the remote control, the ocean will pass through multiple satellite communications channels his “captain” on the control station in the UK.
It is expected that the trip would take about 35 days.
The ship was built by the company SEA-Kit International, which is engaged in the construction of ships for Autonomous surveys of the seabed. The firm-the Builder claims that USV Maxliner has a very high reliability and is confident in the success of a voyage.
Reportedly, the new unmanned yacht is a vessel adaptable, able to “act in different roles with different payload”, a kind of “sea truck.”