Pilum High: The Javelin Anti-Armor Missile

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    Javelin, firing(click to view full) $309M hardware contract (Aug 12/10) The Javelin missile system aimed to solve 2 key problems experienced by American forces. One was a series of disastrous experiences in Vietnam trying to use 66mm M72 LAW rockets against old Soviet tanks. A number of replacement options like the Mk 153 SMAW and the AT4/M136 [...]

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