Artillery types

US troops retaliate after base hit by ‘several rockets’ in Iraq

US service members in Syria were attacked with rockets on Monday following US airstrikes against Iran-backed militias, the senior spokesman for the US military in Iraq and Syria tweeted. None of the US soldiers were injured and damage to the base is still being assessed, tweeted Army Col. Wayne Marotto. “US troops responded with artillery,” […]

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World Of Tanks is getting a massive artillery gameplay update

| Wargaming has revealed the next update added to tank world as players will see a massive update to artillery gameplay. While this isn’t the biggest update the game has ever seen, The 1.13 update is basically a major overhaul to the core mechanics that will change the way you play. Some of these changes […]

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Army asks Raytheon to build Excalibur Ib GPS-guided artillery smart munitions in $38.6 million deal

PICATINNY ARSENAL, NJ Smart munitions experts at Raytheon Technologies Corp. will potentially build hundreds of additional M982 Excalibur satellite-guided heavy artillery shells for the U.S. military under three orders announced Tuesday collectively for $38.6 million. Army Contracts Command officials at Picatinny Arsenal, NJ, request the Raytheon Missiles & Defense Segment in Tucson, Arizona to produce […]

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US Delivers Artillery Munitions and Navy Radars to Estonia | Defense News June 2021 Global Security Army Industry | Defense Security world news army industry year 2021

In early June, the United States delivered $14.9 million worth of 155mm artillery ammunition to the Estonian Defense Forces and $2.7 million worth of mobile radars (AN/TSQ-288) to the Navy Estonian. Over the next few weeks, the US Navy will support the Estonian Navy with technical radar training.Follow Army Recognition on Google News at this […]

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India’s artillery modernization program must not go the vaccine route

IIt was in 1999 that India finalized the Field Artillery Rationalization Program. It was to become the backbone of India’s fire assault in all future wars, especially in the mountains. After all, the Bofors gun had proven itself in the Kargil conflict in 1999 with its targeted shelling of enemy positions that enabled infantry to […]