When ships are autonomous, the navy and other shipping industries won’t need a crew onboard.

That’s what Rolls-Royce is working on with their autonomous naval vessel concept that plans to have a 3,500 nautical-mile range.

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Earlier this week, the British company known for its cars unveiled plans for the nearly 200-foot long ship with an electric propulsion system that makes humans unnecessary.

The company sees a future in the next 10 years or so where autonomous boats are out in the water for up to 100 days, eliminating the need for remote controlled ships or crews. …

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