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Minehunter UAVs Becoming All-Purpose Hunter-Targeters

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Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. in Melbourne, FL received a $5.5 million modification to a cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to add Reconnaissance, Surveillance, and Target Acquisition and Laser Designation Functionality into the Airborne Standoff Minefield Detection System (ASTAMID) Block 1. This Army system is similar to the Marine Corps Coastal Battlefield Reconnaissance and Analysis (COBRA) mine detection system in that it is mounted on a Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)....

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