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JLTV to Hunt Tanks

JLTV to Hunt Tanks 25 June, 2019

US-based Oshkosh Defense LLC announces a trial of new JLTV vehicles.

A JLTV launched the FGM-148 Javelin missile as part of the trial at the Redstone Test Center in Alabama. LAunch was made via Kongsberg's RCWS (Remote Command Weapon System) which can carry FGM-148 Javelin missile, as well as the Northrop Grumman production 30 mm low-weight gun also. According to the company statement, JLTV is the only platform that can serve in combat formation in the battlefield. Thanks to the modular structure of the vehicle, it has rapid adaptability to different tasks in the field provides significant advantages for the troops.

Javelin is a system developed jointly by Raytheon and Lockheed Martin, weighs 11.8 kilograms. It has a 8.4 kg warhead and infrared imaging guidance system and can be effective against targets ranging from 75 to 2500 meters.

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