12 noiembrie 2019

Redstone Arsenal To Test SHORAD For The Army | UK Deploys Warrior IFVs To Estonia | Japan To Use AI For Patrol Planes

defenseindustrydaily.com

Americas Redstone Arsenal is starting to test a new air defense vehicle for the Army. The Stryker A1 IM-SHORAD vehicle supports the Army’s short-range air defense (SHORAD) operational gap. Armed with Hellfire missiles, Stinger missiles and a 30mm cannon, its precision fire-power defeats unmanned aerial systems as well as fixed wing and rotary wing threats. “It all started about 18 months ago when the Army identified that we had this existing gap and they charted our office to find the right [...]