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Knifefish MCM uncrewed undersea vehicle

Country of Origin: USA


The Knifefish is a heavyweight mine countermeasure (MCM) uncrewed undersea vehicle (UUV) being developed for deployment with the U.S. Navy's Littoral Combat Ships (LCS). A component of the LCS MCM mission package, the system is designed to operate in minefields as an off-board sensor, allowing the host ship to remain outside of the minefield.

The Knifefish vehicle is derived from the Bluefin Robotics Bluefin-21 UUV (see separate record). It features the company's field-swappable...

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