TITLE

Uneasy Market Position

AUTHOR(S)
Tusa, Francis
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Armada International;Dec2003/Jan2004, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the lightweight very short range air defense missile systems available in the market. Features of the Saab Bofors RBS 90 which includes the fire control system mounted in a Hägglunds articulated tracked vehicle; Launcher component of the German LeFlaSys which rests on the Rheinmetall Wiesel 2 and carries ready-to-fire Stingers; Design of the MBDA Albi which uses twin Mistral missiles.
ACCESSION #
11813522

 

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