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JPL Tabbed To Develop Miniature Robots For Tomorrow's Soldiers

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September 12, 1998
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Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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The day when tactical mobile robots will serve as military "point men," surveying enemy terrain during combat operations, is one step closer to reality with the selection of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, by the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to lead a consortium to create a miniature tactical mobile robot for urban operations.

The day when tactical mobile robots will serve as military "point men," surveying enemy terrain during combat operations, is one step closer to reality with the selection of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, by the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to lead a consortium to create a miniature tactical mobile robot for urban operations.


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Jet Propulsion Laboratory. "JPL Tabbed To Develop Miniature Robots For Tomorrow's Soldiers." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 12 September 1998. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1998/09/980912113140.htm>.
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