main armament

main armament

The request of the observer or spotter to obtain fire from the largest guns installed on the fire support ship.
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There are certain indications that the BLU-109/B may be the main armament of the F-117A Nighthawk stealth combat aircraft, of which the USAF recently publicly confirmed the existence in a heavily touched-up photo.
Navy's fourth Littoral Combat Ship (LCS 4) as its main armament.
The M109A6-PIM uses the existing main armament and recently designed cab structure, while replacing outmoded chassis components with advanced components from the Bradley Combat Systems, to increase sustainability and commonality across the HBCT.
The company will deliver the system in September of 2007, which will be installed on the third Littoral Combat Ship (LCS 3) as its main armament.
The objective of this contract is to perfect a new gun technology to be incorporated into development of main armament for use in future main battle tanks and advanced field artillery systems," said Bruce VanDeusen, program director-Electrothermal Programs.
Army, Office of the Project Manager, Tank Main Armament Systems (TMAS), Picatinny Arsenal, N.
NYSE:UDI) today unveiled Thunderbolt, an advanced armored gun system demonstrator with a 120mm main armament on a light chassis featuring a rugged hybrid electric drive package, an enhanced band track system, and a lightweight ballistic composite armor package at the Association of the U.
Each vehicle will be returned to fully functional condition prior to delivery and fielding, with emphasis on the drive train, fire control and main armament.
The refurbishment includes the overhaul of a significant number of assemblies to "like new" condition - including the engine, transmission and main armament.
Bofors Weapon Systems develops and manufactures artillery, air defense and naval gun systems, turret and main armament for fighting vehicles and associated ammunition.
The German Army has ordered 225 of the A6 variant, which are complete with the new 120 mm L55 main armament and its newly-upgraded ammunition, the depleted uranium-free LKE 2 DM 53.
The main armament system on the light armored vehicles used by New Zealand's military forces is the 25mm M242 Bushmaster cannon, which is produced by ATK Gun Systems, Mesa, Ariz.