L3's unmanned maritime portfolio grows with ASV Global acquisition

NEW YORK. L3 Technologies officials acquired unmanned surface vessel (USV) and autonomous vessel control systems company ASV Global.

ASV Global will be known as L3 ASV. Officials comment that the new acquisition will enhance L3's spectrum of unmanned maritime capabilities, including integrated anti-submarine warfare (ASW) solutions, future surface combatant unmanned off-board sensors, and integrated unmanned surface and undersea vessel (USV/UUV) operations.

Based in Louisiana and the United Kingdom, L3 ASV delivers surface vessels in a range of sizes, currently from 10 to 42 feet, with proprietary software and control systems and proven unmanned system autonomy architectures.