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weapon

Vox populi A man-made or -modified artifice designed to kill or maim. See Biological weapon, Chemical weapon, Safe weapon, Special weapon.
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The Middle East and Africa region is accounted for the smallest market share of the global Automatic weapon system market but is estimated to witness gradual growth over the evaluation period.
NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support (WSS) is the Navy's only Program Support Inventory Control Point (PSICP) as outlined in NAVSUP WSS instruction 4400.96.
Most weapon system assemblies have multiple optical ports, and the quantity will increase significantly over time.
The set provided electronic interaction with weapon systems and limited di agnostic ability.
The ZSU-23-4 "Shilka" is an all-weather lightly armored self-propelled and radar guided anti-aircraft weapon system that has been in service since 1962.
Put generally, the term "autonomous weapon system" refers
Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) for the company's Carl-Gustaf man-portable weapon system, which is named MAAWS (Multi-role, Anti-armour Anti-Personnel Weapon System) in the US.
Also at the Army USA Show in Washington DC EOS unveiled its new R-400S remote weapon system, as shown in Figure 2 in link below.
This article examines each weapon system, highlights its history and unique capabilities, and describes the specific units that operate the system.
The DSWS is designed to provide an additional layer of defense against ballistic missiles by adding additional opportunities for interception to the joint U.S.-Israel Arrow Weapon System, resulting in an improvement in the State of IsraelEoACAOs defense architecture against missile threats.
The contract is the first Foreign Military Sale (FMS) of the Thaad Weapon System and includes the production of two Thaad Weapon Systems and additional maintenance and support equipment.
They are taught how to assemble, disassemble, load, fire, and reduce stoppage on each weapon system. They also receive instruction in proper sight picture and employment of each weapon system.

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