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US Navy underwater mine clearance drone. Sailors preparing an AN/SLQ-48 mine neutralisation vehicle for launch from the mine countermeasures ship USS Gladiator (MCM 11). This remotely operated underwater vehicle (ROV) can go 1000 yards away from the ship, and can reach 2000 feet deep. Mine countermeasures vessels (MCMV) are a type of naval ship designed for the location and destruction of naval mines.
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