Man Transportable Robotic System Increment II (MTRS Inc II)
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DESCRIPTION

The Man Transportable Robotic System Increment II (MTRS Inc II) is a remotely operated, medium-sized robotic system that provides a standoff capability to detect, confirm, identify and dispose of hazards. MTRS Inc II has a standard chassis and modular mission payloads in support of current and future missions. MTRS Inc II supports engineers, Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Soldiers and Special Operations forces.

BENEFIT TO THE SOLDIER

The MTRS Inc II provides the warfighter with a standoff ability to locate, identify and clear landmines, unexploded ordnance and improvised explosive devices in the path of maneuvering Army or joint forces. It also provides CBRN Soldiers with the capability to employ CBRN sensors from a distance.

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Handheld controller allows operator a standoff capability to operate MTRS Inc II from a mounted or dismounted location and receive video and vehicle control data
  • Allows multiple payload platforms to improve support to Soldiers in current and future operating environments

PROGRAM STATUS

4QFY17:

  • Milestone B/C
  • Production contract awarded

PROJECTED ACTIVITIES

2QFY19: Limited User Test
4QFY19: Conditional Materiel Release/First Unit Equipped

Contractors

Endeavor Robotics (Chelmsford, MA)