improved conventional munitions


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improved conventional munitions

Munitions characterized by the delivery of two or more antipersonnel or antimateriel and/or antiarmor submunitions by a warhead or projectile.
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It will provide explosive cartridges, explosive d 5", explosive d dye filled, improved conventional munitions, medium caliber and fuses.
Thailand recently admitted using controversial Dual Purpose Improved Conventional Munitions, designed to burst into bomblets, during the February fighting.
However the Army inventory has over 90% of the total, including over 600 million CMs, primarily in their multiple launch rocket system, Army tactical missile system, and in the dual purpose improved conventional munitions. (7)
The current version of the guided MLRS delivers small grenades called "dual-purpose improved conventional munitions." In the future, the rockets will be upgraded to deliver a 200-pound, high-explosive unitary warhead.
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