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First firing of MMP from IMPACT Turret

MBDA has fired an MMP missile from a remotely operated turret mounted on a 4x4 land-vehicle for the first time. This demonstration was the third scenario of the MMP firing campaign carried out at the Canjuers military camp in the south of France, and took place with the support of the French army and of the Direction Générale de l’Armement (DGA - French Procurement Agency). Carried out in "fire and forget" mode, the firing consisted of engaging a target representing another armoured vehicle located approximately 3,500 meters away. Ending with a direct hit on the target, the firing confirmed the precision of the aiming and ‘locking-on’ for a long-range target from the turret, as well as the quality and robustness of the guidance chain. This firing complements the development activities carried out by MBDA on MMP ...
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