Elbit Systems will showcase its autonomous mobile mortar system for 4×4 combat vehicles

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Elbit Systems of Israel will showcase its latest autonomous mobile mortar system for lightweight 4×4 combat vehicles at the 3rd International Fire Conference, held May 10-22, 2014, at ”Home of the Gunners” in Zikron Ya’akov, Israel.

The weapon system designated as SOLTAM SPEAR feature lightweight and modular design and enables vehicle mobility, as well as helicopter and cargo aircraft transportability.

It is equipped with fire control, navigation, automatic aiming and propulsion systems. SOLTAM SPEAR is offered as a standalone installation or as an integral part of a larger artillery unit or formation. It is compatible with existing 120 mm smooth bore mortar systems and munitions.

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