Army Bomb Experts In Northern Ireland Receive New Robot


Army bomb disposal experts in Northern Ireland have received a new state-of-the-art robot.

The latest T7 Remote Controlled Vehicle (RCV) apparently allows the operator to “feel” the suspicious object as they investigate, and is also fitted with high-definition camera equipment.

It is set to become the main RCV for Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Search (EOD&S) Regiment units across the UK.

The regiment recently tweeted photographs of the new robot in action at a military base in Ballykinler, County Down.

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Source: Forces Net