BAE Systems has developed the world’s most advanced lightweight torpedo called Sting Ray Mod 1, able to counter all submarine threats in both Open Ocean and littoral engagements. In-service with the British Royal Navy and Royal Air Force, it has been also selected by the Norwegian Armed Forces and is capable of integration into surface and air platform mission systems.
The Sting Ray Mod 1 is an air-launched Anti Submarine Warfare lightweight torpedo launched from frigates, helicopters and maritime patrol aircraft against submarine targets of all types. It has a sophisticated acoustic homing system and a highly accurate navigation system. The torpedo can detect, classify and attack targets autonomously. Read more of the story from Naval Recognition here