Directions of Artillery Development on the Example of the US Military and Artillery Use in the Baltic Sea Region


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Golonka, A. (2020). Directions of Artillery Development on the Example of the US Military and Artillery Use in the Baltic Sea Region. Safety & Defense, 6(2), 113-122.


This article discusses role of field artillery on battlefield and the current state of field artillery. The purpose of this article is to outline development directions of artillery capability. Army surface-to-surface indirect fires will have a crucial part on the future battlefield. Essential trends in field artillery include: increase in range of fires systems; develop and disseminate of multi-sensor active-seeker munitions; advancement automated command and control; develop and implementation systems order to protect ground forces and forward operating bases from the threat of rockets, artillery, and mortars (C-RAM).


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