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From the recent international ATGM firing competition and Spike users' club conference:

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The competition was between 7 users, and the Dutch took 1st place, giving them the right to fire off the 30,000th Spike missile to be produced.

 

But that's not interesting, right? What caught my eye is the little piece they wrote on the Spike LR II, which tells all about the same known info but adds that the missile climbs to an altitude of 240 meters above ground before entering a steep dive phase (which was earlier said to be 70° against AFVs).

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https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/FireFly-New-variant-in-Rafaels-Spike-family-of-precision-weapons-559228

 

RAFAEL debuts the FireFly, a new member of the Spike family of precision munitions. This one is the lightest of the bunch and is somewhat similar to the Harop/Harpy in its purpose - It's a drone that can be used either as a loitering munition or recon drone. 

It consists of two electric motors with a flight duration of 15 minutes, and 3 warheads. 

 

Hopefully this will find its way into the IDF, and more importantly, into the use of regular infantry brigades and not just elite units.

 

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MBDA IMPACT (Integrated MMP Precision Attack Combat Turret) on THeMIS.

 

   Paris, France – The leading European missile systems designer and producer MBDA and unmanned vehicles manufacturer Milrem Robotics will begin developing the world’s first unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) specially designed for anti-tank purposes.

The joint project will feature the IMPACT (Integrated MMP Precision Attack Combat Turret) system from MBDA that will be integrated onto the THeMIS unmanned ground vehicle by Milrem Robotics.

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https://www.mbda-systems.com/press-releases/mbda-milrem-robotics-develop-anti-tank-unmanned-ground-vehicle/

 

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ANNA news reporter in Syria with RPG-29 Vampir, taken from FSA

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From Kharchenko's VK account (another ANNA news reporter in Syria), TOW launchers.

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