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With 80 locations in 20 countries, L3 M&PS has the people, resources and technology you need, where and when you need it.

For more than 100 years, L3 M&PS has delivered smart solutions tour maritime customers, earning a reputation as a trusted leader in military, commercial and offshore markets around the world.

Only L3 M&PS has the proven experience to adapt our commercial marine technology to meet our customer's ruggedized requirements, combining innovation and affordability.

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ASW Mine Countermeasure | Mark 8x EMD

L3 Ocean Systems' Mark 8x (Mk 8x) Expendable Mine Destructor (EMD) is a small, self-propelled device that seeks out and destroys seabed, moored and floating sea mines. The Mk 8x features fully automatic operation from launch to target impact with minimal operator workload and training requirements. A bi-directional fiber-optic link provides real-time, high-resolution video to the operator. The Mk 8x is deployable from surface ships, helicopters, fixed-wing aircraft, and RHIBs. It is inherently streamlined and rugged. The Mk 8x is designed to be effective in real operational environments, including near zero visibility and in currents.

Ocean Systems
15825 Roxford Street
Sylmar, CA 91342
(818) 367-0111