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Farnborough 2016: Fury seeks moving target

12th July 2016 - 16:31 GMT | by Richard Thomas in Farnborough

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The Fury guided munition, designed for use by small and medium sized UAS and special mission aircraft, will undergo final moving target testing in Q3 this year.

Jointly developed by Textron Systems and Thales UK, the 12lb munition will be marketed worldwide. The launch customer is expected to be the US Army Special Forces, which will be handed around 10-15 units for their own test phase following the completion of Q3 tests.

Textron Systems has also been able to leverage its Unmanned Systems division to use the RQ-7 Shadow UAS as a test platform for unmanned operations. The Shadow is

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