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AFSOC seeks expendable, small UAV as AC-130 gunship sensor

AFSOC seeks expendable, small UAV as AC-130 gunship sensor

US Air Force Special Operations Command wants an expendable, tube-launched small unmanned aerial vehicle for its AC-130 “battleplane” for peering beneath cloud cover to direct gunfire and precision-guided munitions.

The special forces organisation, which employs a large fleet of manned gunships equipped with 30mm and 105mm cannons, is pursuing the so-called Tactical Off-board Sensor…

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