Navy Shows Off First Unmanned Surface Vessel’s Force Protection Capabilities

first published on February 17, 2020 by

The US Navy showed off the capabilities of their multi-mission Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV) at Exercise Citadel Shield-Solid Curtain 2020, at Naval Station Norfolk on Feb. 12.

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The CUSV was developed by Textron Systems for multiple roles including: mine sweeping and neutralization; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR); and harbor security.