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Mine-sweeping Robot to Deploy to Gulf
« on: December 23, 2014, 04:06:23 PM »
Northrop Grumman's Mine Hunting Unmanned Surface Vehicle was successful in a Persian Gulf demonstration, and two more systems are being sent to the area early next year. The vessel uses a standard 11 m, rigid hull inflatable boat to tow an AQS-24A mine-detecting sonar. The test earlier this year developed tactics and operations for use with U.S. Navy Littoral Combat Ships