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Riptide family of autonomous undersea vehicles

Incubating undersea mission s... Dive into the wet world of unmanned underwater vehicles. Learn how BAE Systems’ newest endeavor, Riptide, is making waves in the undersea market.
By combining best-in-class hydrodynamics, ultra low power processing, and game changing new energy technology, BAE Systems is bringing next-generation capability to the undersea vehicle market.
BAE Systems' Riptide family of autonomous undersea vehicles can be easily and affordably scaled and customized to solve undersea challenges.

By combining best-in-class hydrodynamics, ultra low power processing, and game changing new energy technology, BAE Systems is bringing next-generation capability to the undersea vehicle market. Our mission agnostic, modular system design enables easy modification for various development needs. This design is optimized for high efficiency, with the best hydrodynamic signature in its class. Multiple energy source options allow maximum flexibility for endurance, safety, shipping, and mission optimization.

Our Riptide family of autonomous undersea vehicles provide a sustainable and scalable solution for developers of autonomy and behaviors, power systems, subsea sensors, and new payloads.

Specifications

Riptide specifications chart  

Note 1: Additional depth rating options include 1500m, 6000m, and custom
Note 2: Endurance at 2 knots is given without payload as customer payload power consumptions vary by application

By combining best-in-class hydrodynamics, ultra low power processing, and game changing new energy technology, BAE Systems is bringing next-generation capability to the undersea vehicle market.