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40 mm extended range high performance projectile with rocket and guidance navigation control capability and decoupling device

An extended range, enhanced lethality 40 mm ammunition round. The round features controlled guidance and camera front end, which can be fired as fin stabilized with no appreciable spin, from an M320 grenade launcher. The round has a launching sleeve with an oversized propellant cup, to essentially double or triple conventional range, with sharp accuracy provided by the guidance system.
Inventors: 

Wilfredo Toledo, Ronny Alzamora, Gary Anthony Pacella, Leon R. Manole, Arthur Ricardo Pizza

Patent Number: 
US9746295
Patent Issue Date: 
September 29, 2017
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