TITLE

Summoning the Fire

AUTHOR(S)
Richardson, Doug
PUB. DATE
February 2003
SOURCE
Armada International;Feb/Mar2003, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents several developments of artillery systems for use in mobile warfare from around the world. Requirement needed for a successful indirect-fire engagement; Aspects of the problem of controlling artillery fire; Limitation in the benefits from the use of electro-mechanical analogue devices; List of the tactical effects of an automated fire-control system.
ACCESSION #
9412076

 

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