TITLE

Punch from the Water

AUTHOR(S)
Hooton, E. R.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Armada International;Feb/Mar2005 Supplement, Vol. 29, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on fire support weapons used by weapons for supporting the land operations of armies. Capabilities of the Naval Surface Fire Support system (NSFS) commonly used by naval forces; Suitability of the Oto Melara 62 calibre 76 millimeter gun for the fire support system; Application of 55 calibre weapons in NSFS.
ACCESSION #
16386470

 

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