The HIMARS system, seen here in action during a 2016 US military exercise in the Philippines, allows a precision attack ability even in poor weather. (AFP pic)WARSAW: Poland said Sunday it will buy mobile rocket launchers worth US$414 million (365 million euros) from the United States, as Warsaw seeks closer ties with Washington amid concerns over a resurgent Russia.
The deal, due to be signed Wednesday, will “significantly increase the Polish army’s capacities,” Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak told journalists Sunday, adding that delivery was expected by 2023.
Made by US weapons giant Lockheed Martin, the HIMARS system can launch six guided rockets …read more
Source: Free Malaysia Today