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What does RAMICS stand for?

RAMICS stands for Rapid Airborne Mine Clearance System

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The contract calls for the Century City-based company to produce a rapid airborne mine clearance system that protects the Navy's fleet from near-surface and floating mines.
They are the: -- Towed sonar with a mine identification system (AN/AQS-20A) -- Airborne Laser Mine Detection System (ALMDS) -- Airborne Mine Neutralization System (AMNS) -- Rapid Airborne Mine Clearance System (RAMICS) -- Organic Airborne and Surface Influence Sweep (OASIS) Key to the integration of the five systems are cockpit avionics changes and a common console developed by Lockheed Martin to permit the centralized operation of the organic mine countermeasures while also reducing operator workload, training and maintenance costs.
Rapid Airborne Mine Clearance System (RAMICS) RAMICS provides near-surface mine neutralization using a 20-30 mm Gatling gun system, which fires a specially designed projectile capable of penetrating the outer casing of a mine and destroying it.