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The Saudis have purchased HMMWV vehicles to tow the guns, [ inconsistent ] haul ammunition, and carry the crews and their gear. Archived from the original PDF on 13 September The system has been tested from the M howitzer.

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. In Maythe Canadian government ordered a further 25 Ms, bringing the total to Retrieved 21 December Retrieved 30 May Retrieved 9 May Retrieved 26 May Retrieved 9 March Army engineers work to create a new longer M mm howitzer under the name MER. It made its combat debut in the War in Afghanistan.


In Maythe U. Retrieved 4 January Retrieved from ” https: Australian Department of Defence. Five hundred and eighty systems tk be supplied to the Marines, and to the U.

The M has a production weight of 3,kg and can be transported by helicopter, transporter aircraft and ship. 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. Army unit to utilise the M in t, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. 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.

Archived from the original on 3 August Archived from the tk on 15 November In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

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The Marine howitzers fire every ,777a2 in support of Iraqi maneuvers, using high explosive, smoke, and illumination rounds. 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. Canadian soldiers fire an M at Taliban fighting positions from a forward operating base in the Helmand Province.


Many of the 72 reported killed during the heaviest period of fighting were due to artillery fire from only two of these guns. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

The Christian Science Monitor. Army and National Guard. Accessed 27 March India received its first shipment comprising two howitzers on 18 May in New Delhi from United States in ready to use condition. In Junethe M in its A2 configuration was assigned to the U.

Retrieved 18 March Defense Security Cooperation Agency. This marked the longest operational shot in the history of the M howitzer, and the longest operational artillery shot in history for the Marine Corps.

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Artillery battery sets lethal record”. Retrieved 5 May M in Logar ProvinceAfghanistan. Retrieved 16 October