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The Wind Corrected Munitions Dispenser system is a tail kit for use with the TMD (Tactical Munitions Dispenser) family of cluster bombs to convert them to precision-guided weapons.

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WCMD

  • Guidance: INS updated with GPS data from launch platform before release.[1]
  • Range: 16 km (10 miles).
  • Accuracy: 26 m (85 ft) CEP.

WCMD-ER

  • Guidance: INS combined with integral GPS.
  • Range: Wing kit extends range to 40-65 km (30-40 miles).
  • Accuracy: 26 m (85 ft) CEP.

The WCMD-ER program was cancelled in August 2006 due to poor test results and budgetary pressures.[2]

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