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Retrieved 26 May Retrieved 6 October The M has a production weight of 3,kg and can be transported by helicopter, transporter aircraft and ship. Australian Department of Defence.
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. 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.
In Maythe Canadian government ordered a further 25 Ms, bringing the total to In Maythe U. Pages with citations lacking titles Pages 7m77 citations having bare URLs CS1 Portuguese-language sources pt All articles lacking reliable references Articles lacking reliable references from July Use British English from March Use dmy dates from March All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from March Articles with unsourced statements from March Wikipedia articles in need 7m77 updating from March All Wikipedia articles in need of updating Inconsistent articles Commons category link is on Wikidata Articles containing video clips.
Many of the 72 reported killed during the heaviest period of fighting were due to artillery fire from only two of these guns. M in Logar ProvinceAfghanistan. 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.
Retrieved 13 May The M howitzer is a towed mm artillery piece. The M weighs 9, pounds [ Towed configuration with the FMTV as the prime mover.
Retrieved 4 November Retrieved 9 May Sea Stallion helicopter lifts an M This page was last edited on 28 Decemberat In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The Saudis have purchased HMMWV vehicles to tow the guns, [ inconsistent ] haul ammunition, and carry the crews and their gear. Retrieved 12 September Views Read Edit View history.
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The first deliveries of MA2 began in late n777 Canadian soldiers fire an M at Taliban fighting positions from a forward operating base in the Helmand Province. Artillery battery sets lethal record”.
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Archived from the original on 3 August Army and National Guard. Wikimedia Commons has media related to M howitzer. Retrieved from ” https: Army unit to tmm the M in combat in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Retrieved j777 December Archived from the original PDF on 15 September Army Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology Magazine. Retrieved 4 January The howitzer can be towed by an air-braked 4×4 vehicle greater than 2.
A decision among five companies will be made in Retrieved 22 November Retrieved 16 October The system has been tested from the M m77. Archived from the original on 22 June Retrieved 11 October India received its first shipment comprising two howitzers on 18 May in New Delhi from United States in ready to use condition.
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. Prime contract management is based in Barrow-in-Furness in the United Kingdom as well as manufacture and assembly of the titanium structures and associated recoil components.
Final m77 and testing of the weapon is undertaken at BAE’s facility in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.