Ruffing, Jamie AMSTA-AR-TD, U.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Center, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey.
Pacella, Gary AMSTA-AR-TD, U.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Center, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey.
Wejsa, James AMSTA-AR-TD, U.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Center, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey.
Last reviewed:November 2019
- Field Artillery
- Cannons (howitizers)
- Individual and Crew-Served Weapons (Infantry)
- Small-caliber weapons
- Shoulder-launched munitions
- Armor and Antiarmor
- Main battle tanks
- Infantry fighting vehicles
- M113 armored personnel carrier
- Appliqué armor
- Air Defense
- Avenger Air Defense System
- Helicopter Armaments
- Artillery-delivered mines
- Ground-emplaced scatterable mines
- Modular pack mine system (MOPMS)
- Wide-area munition (WAM)
- Air-launched mines
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The weapons, equipment, and supplies that permit lethal or nonlethal devices to strike their targets. Armaments can be classified as field artillery, individual and crew-served weapons (infantry), armor and antiarmor, antiaircraft, helicopter armaments, and mines and countermines.
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