TITLE

Reigning in the Rocket Man

AUTHOR(S)
Valpolini, Paolo; Withington, Thomas
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Armada International;Oct/Nov2010, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features several weapons systems intended to counter rockets and mortars. They include a Counter Rocket Artillery and Mortar (C-ram) system called Porcupine from Oto Melara. Another is the Draco turret from Oto Melara, which primarily serves as an air-defence system. The Centurion rocket and mortar defense system from Raythen has performed well in Iraq.
ACCESSION #
54422747

 

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