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This includes the common aero vehicle (CAV), the enhanced common aero vehicle (ECAV), and the hypersonic cruise vehicle (HCV).
The common aero vehicle would be an unpowered, maneuverable, hypersonic glider capable of carrying approximately 1,000 pounds of munitions, with a range of approximately 3,000 miles.
The Air Force has indicated a need for a responsive small launch vehicle capable of quickly launching small satellites in the size-class of SpaceDev's CHIPSat microsatellite, and Common Aero Vehicles (CAVs).