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Retrieved 21 December Final integration and testing of the weapon is undertaken at BAE’s facility in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

In Maythe U. Two soldiers from FA were killed from a breech explosion and other members of their gun crew were injured while attempting to fire a M at an ISIS mortar position in Northern Iraq. The construction of the M makes extensive use of titanium and titanium castings, enabling a weight reduction of 3,kg 7,lb compared to the M howitzer which it replaces in the US Army and USMC inventory.

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The Marine howitzers fire every day in support of Iraqi maneuvers, using high explosive, smoke, and illumination rounds. Retrieved 6 October Retrieved 11 October In the US military began fielding several upgrades to its M howitzers including new liquid crystal display units, software updates, improved power systems, and muzzle sensors for onboard ballistic computing.

Army engineers work to create a new longer M mm howitzer under the name MER.

Retrieved 24 February In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Army Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology Magazine.

Retrieved 9 March The Christian Science Monitor. Hm page was last edited on 28 Decemberat The howitzer can be towed by an air-braked 4×4 vehicle greater than 2. Defense Security Cooperation Agency. Wikimedia Commons has media related to M howitzer.

Retrieved from ” https: Towed configuration with the FMTV as the prime mover. The Times of India.

Retrieved 22 November The Saudis have purchased HMMWV vehicles to tow the guns, [ inconsistent ] haul ammunition, and carry the crews and their gear. Canadian soldiers fire an M at Taliban fighting positions from a forward operating base in the Helmand Province.

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Many of the 72 reported killed during the heaviest period of fighting were due to artillery fire from only two of these guns. In Maythe Canadian government ordered a further 25 Ms, bringing the total to Retrieved 9 May M in Logar ProvinceAfghanistan. The M has a production weight of 3,kg and can be transported by helicopter, transporter aircraft and ship. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Artillery battery sets lethal record”. The M uses a digital fire-control system similar to that found on self-propelled howitzers such as the MA6 Paladin to provide navigation, pointing and self-location, allowing it to be put into action quickly.


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Archived from the original on 22 June Retrieved 4 January Archived from the original on 12 October The M howitzer is a towed mm artillery piece. The system has been tested from the M howitzer. Accessed 27 March Retrieved 18 March Retrieved 16 October This t the longest operational shot in the history of the M howitzer, and the longest operational artillery shot in history for the Marine Corps. In M777a22the M in its A2 configuration was assigned to the U.

In the summer they made a significant contribution during the Battle of Panjwaii when a small number of rounds were used to huge effect on Taliban elements retreating from the battle area. Archived from the original PDF on 15 September