Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle
Textron Systems' CUSV system continues to feature the maritime version of our proven, common command-and-control system — a trusted system that has successfully supported unmanned aircraft during more than one million flight hours.
Whether in a mine sweeping and neutralization role; intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR); harbor security; monitoring or protection, our fourth-generation CUSV is a mature, multi-mission and multi-payload capable vehicle with significant in-water experience.
You can trust our proven CUSV system to enhance maritime power, while keeping personnel out of harm’s way.
- High endurance
- Satellite communications capable
- Compliant with NATO Standardization Agreement (STANAG) 4586, Joint Architecture for Unmanned Systems (JAUS) protocol and Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) communication architecture
- Mine countermeasures (MCM) to sweep, hunt and neutralize threats
- Surface warfare
- Expeditionary warfare
- ISR packages
|Towing Capacity||4,000+ pounds force at 20 knots|
|Survivability||Minimized pitch and roll movement, even in high sea states|
|Launch||From ports, well decks and both LCS configurations|