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Eurosatory: BAE eye Black Hornet, CV90 teaming

15th June 2016 - 13:01 GMT | by Richard Thomas in Paris


BAE Systems Hägglunds are looking into the potential for integrating Black Hornet UAS into CV90 armoured vehicles, as they continue to refine the BattleView 360 concept and augmented reality programme.

The company envisage an embarked capability with the Black Hornet, currently the smallest military grade UAS in the world, with crew and local dismounts able to transfer data from the airborne platform into the armoured vehicle.

Existing vehicle-mounted antennas would likely be used to form a link between the two systems.

‘The birds-eye perspective has been important for missions. Teaming UAVs with the CV90 would enable it to approach [a …

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