Skip to main content

Seagull™, Elbit Systems’ Multi-Mission Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV) System

By [email protected] - 21st August 2017 - 10:49

Seagull, Elbit Systems’ ground-breaking Multi-Mission USV, participated in the bi-national MCM trials for unmanned maritime systems that were organized by the Directorate General of Material Resources (DGMR) of the Belgian Defence Ministry. Taking part in the trials conducted at the beginning of June off the Belgian Zeebrugge Naval Base, were several companies operating different types of unmanned underwater and surface vehicles. Seagull provides multi-mission capabilities including Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW), Mine Hunting & Mine Sweeping (MCM), Electronic Warfare (EW), maritime security and underwater commercial missions, leveraging modular mission system installation and offering a high level of autonomy. It features inherent C4I capabilities for enhanced situation awareness and mission endurance of more than four days. Elbit Systems displayed Seagull’s quick mission ready capabilities in an unfamiliar setup, and completing all tasks in just a few hours.