HIMARS News

Morocco Buys Long-Range ATACMS
Weapon / Missile

Morocco Buys Long-Range ATACMS

Morocco has ordered an undetermined quantity of long-range MGM-140 Army Tactical Missile Systems (ATACMS) from the U.S. to improve its defence capabilities.

ER GMLRS Artillery Rocket Production Begins
Weapon / Missile

ER GMLRS Artillery Rocket Production Begins

The production of ER GMLRS with a longer range than M30 GMLRS for HIMARS and M270 MLRS of the U.S. Army has begun.

Greece to acquire American “precision strike” missile
Weapon / Missile

Greece to acquire American “precision strike” missile

Kathimerini reported that the Greek Army is considering purchasing the Precision Strike Missile (PrSM) to enhance the capabilities of its rocket artillery.

U.S. Weapons Lose Effectiveness Against Russian Jamming
E/W Ammunition

U.S. Weapons Lose Effectiveness Against Russian Jamming

The accuracy of the M-982 Excalibur guided artillery has decreased by 90 per cent in Ukraine due to Russian Electronic Warfare systems that jam ammunition.

U.S. Provides emergency FMS HIMARS to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile

U.S. Provides emergency FMS HIMARS to Ukraine

Ukraine, funded by Germany, acquires three HIMARS under emergency Foreign Military Sale for an estimated cost of $30 million.

Ukraine Strikes Russian-Guided Bomb Storage
Bilateral Relations

Ukraine Strikes Russian-Guided Bomb Storage

Recently, Ukraine launched an attack on a Russian storage facility for UMPK-winged bomb guidance kits located near the border.

U.S. Announces Security Assistance Package for Ukraine
Bilateral Relations

U.S. Announces Security Assistance Package for Ukraine

The Biden administration announced a new security assistance package for Ukraine that includes Patriot, NASAMS, and HIMARS and totals up to $6 billion.

France Delivers M270 LRU MLRS to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile

France Delivers M270 LRU MLRS to Ukraine

French MoD announced the M270 LRU MLRS delivery to Ukraine actively using other system variants.

Italy Set to Buy M142 HIMARS for $400 Million
Weapon / Missile

Italy Set to Buy M142 HIMARS for $400 Million

The U.S. approves selling M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS) to ıtaly with an estimated cost of $400 Million.

Lockheed Delivers First PrSMs
Engine and Transmission

Lockheed Delivers First PrSMs

Lockheed Martin has completed the first Precision Strike Missile (PrSM) delivery to the U.S. Army.

PrSM Missile Completes First Production Qualification Test
Weapon / Missile

PrSM Missile Completes First Production Qualification Test

The US Army’s new short-range ballistic missile, PrSM, has completed the Production Qualification Test 1 flight.

Australia Gets $975 million worth HIMARS
Weapon / Missile

Australia Gets $975 million worth HIMARS

U.S. will sell $975 million worth of HIMARS to Australia as the State Department gives the green light. Defence Security Cooperation Agency announced.

Poland Receives its First Five M142 HIMARS Rocket Launchers
Weapon / Missile

Poland Receives its First Five M142 HIMARS Rocket Launchers

Poland has received the first units of the MLRS M142 HIMARS from the United States as part of the contract signed in 2019.

Morocco to Buy JSOW and HIMARS
Weapon / Missile Ammunition

Morocco to Buy JSOW and HIMARS

The State Department approved possible FMS to Morocco of Joint Stand-Off Weapons (JSOW) and High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS).