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Strix Precision Guided
 120mm Mortar
Launched Weapon

Produced by Saab Bofors Dynamics

Projectile guidance technology has already been used since 1994 in 120 mm mortars, with the IR homing Bofors/Saab Strix. This weapon can engage targets at a range of 7 km, operates in an autonomous heat-seeking mode which can intelligibly

 recognize targets and discriminate targets among decoys and burning targets. Strix has been in service with the Swedish Army since 1994 and also has been ordered by the Swiss Army. It is optimized as an anti-armor weapon, defeating targets with top-attack.

 


Relevant links:
 
Mobile Mortar Systems
  Advanced Mortar Munitions

Mortar Links:
  AMOS
  AMS-II
  CARDOM
  Fireball
  GRAN
  TDA-2R

  2S31 Vena

 

 

 

  Updated: 01/27/2005

 

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