TITLE

The Law Gets Tougher

AUTHOR(S)
Kemp, Ian
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Armada International;Apr/May2006, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the development of light anti-armour weapon (LAW). Estimated number of anti-armor and bunker-buster weapon that will be produced globally through 2014; Information on several models of LAW; Details of the contracts awarded to several LAW developers.
ACCESSION #
20914119

 

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