Navy launches drone from an underwater submarine

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By W.J. HenniganDecember 6, 2013, 1:43 p.m.

 

 

The Navy has launched a drone from a submerged submarine, a feat that could prove valuable in providing intelligence and reconnaissance capabilities for military special operations for decades to come.

The small drone was fired from the Providence submarine’s torpedo tube, where it unfolded its wings, took off and flew a “several hour” mission demonstrating live video capabilities streamed back to the sub, the Navy said.

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