Land Platforms

Israeli MoD confirms it is Sahar UGV customer

08 November 2018

The Sahar IED detection and clearance UGV. (Israel Aerospace Industries)The Sahar IED detection and clearance UGV. (Israel Aerospace Industries)Israel's Ministry of Defense (MoD) announced on 7 November that it has completed development of the Sahar unmanned ground vehicle (UGV), which detects and clears improvised explosive devices (IEDs).

The MoD's Administration for the Development of Weapons and Technological Infrastructure said the Sahar has now begun a trial phase. It described the UGV as "one component in a concept of a forward robotic guard that allows for a range of capabilities".

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