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261 M1 Tanks Getting Trophy Anti-Missile System As Army Reorients To Major Wars

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on

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PENTAGON: The Army’s 2019 budget will upgrade 261 M1 tanks, enough for three brigades, to carry Israeli-made Trophy Active Protection Systems (APS) to guard against anti-tank missiles, service officials said this morning. That’s just one of many funding changes — from buying more howitzer shells to intensifying training exercises — meant to reorient the Army… Keep reading →

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