TITLE

NEW MORTAR SYSTEM BOOSTS SPEED, ACCURACY

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Apr2007, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on how the new mortar system of the U.S. Army enhances speed and accuracy of its mortars. It says that the air power and ground bombardment recently came together in a newer, faster way at Rodriguez Range, South Korea. It emphasizes that for the first time, the 1st Battalion, 2nd Aviation Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, combined its AH-64 Apache helicopter crews' firepower with the 7th Cavalry's newly deployed M-95 Mortar Fire Control System.
ACCESSION #
24958385

 

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