May 29, 2017
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Piercing armor
Anti-tank guided missiles and land battle

With the advent of new technologies, there is a portfolio enhancement for next generation anti tank guided missiles which are most sought after weapon for battlefield commanders when they need to stop the advancement of enemy armored columns from the front.

An Anti Tank Guided Missile (ATGM) is a category of rocket-based weapon that is primarily used against armored vehicles. While rockets in warfare were used as early as the 11th century, they were crude and used more for their psychological effects.

The advancement of mechanized, armored warfare during World War II marked the beginning of the rocket’s use as a practical anti-armor weapon by the infantry.

These light, man-portable rockets were essentially rocket-propelled grenades (RPG) that had no form of guidance other than how the operator pointed the launcher.

What allowed them to defeat armor and remain compact was the development of the shaped cha
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