The company, not without pride, reports that they are interested in the new four-legged robot at the Pentagon, DARPA and even at NASA. The press service of the company says that the robot is being tested as a combat unit when landing from the air, as well as from the sea. According to some reports, the mass of the robot, made by technology BigDog ("big dog"), is about 72,6 kg. The autonomy of his work is at least 2,5 hours.
It is known that during the execution of the operation, the robot can transmit data about its condition and state of affairs in the combat zone to the control panel, behind which the operator is located. This allows you to adjust the subsequent actions of the robot and increase their effectiveness.
Video test of robots by Boston Dynamics (the first stage of testing the robot on the 4's "legs" (February of the current year) - from 1: 02) :.