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2005 U.S. Army Weapons System Handbook

The U.S. Army Weapons System Handbook provides an official overview of both new weapons systems which will equip the Army of the near-term future and those systems already in the force.

2.75” Family of Rockets
Abrams Upgrade
Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System (AFATDS)
Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures (ATIRCM)
Aerial Common Sensor (ACS)
Air Warrior (AW)
Air/Missile Defense Planning and Control System (AMDPCS)
Airborne Reconnaissance Low (ARL)
All Source Analysis System (ASAS)
All Terrain Lifting Army System (ATLAS)
Analytical Laboratory System – System Enhancement Program (ALS-SEP)
Armored Security Vehicle (ASV)
Army Airborne Command and Control System (A2C2S)
Army Data Distribution System (ADDS)/Enhanced Position Location Reporting System (EPLRS)
Army Key Management System (AKMS)
Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS)
Artillery Ammunition
Aviation Combined Arms Tactical Trainer (AVCATT)
Battle Command Sustainment Support System (BCS3)
Biological Vaccine Program – Anthrax Vaccine Absorbed (AVA)
Black Hawk
Bradley Upgrade
Chemical Biological Protective Shelter (CBPS)
Chemical Demilitarization
Close Combat Tactical Trainer (CCTT)
Combat Service Support Automated Information System Interface (CAISI)
Common Hardware Systems (CHS)
Construction Equipment Service Life Extension Program (CE SLEP)
Conventional Ammunition Demilitarization
Defense Satellite Communications System (DSCS)
Distributed Common Ground System-Army (DCGS-A)
Distributed Learning System (DLS)
Dry Support Bridge (DSB)
Engagement Skills Trainer (EST) 2000
Engineer Mission Module (EMM)
Excalibur (XM982)
Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV)
Fixed Wing
Force XXI Battle Command Brigade-and-Below (FBCB2)
Forward Area Air Defense Command and Control (FAAD C2)
Forward Repair System (FRS)
Future Combat Systems (FCS)
Future Tactical Truck System – Maneuver Sustainment Vehicle (FTTS-MSV)
Global Combat Support System – Army (GCSS-Army)
Global Command and Control System – Army (GCCS-A)
Global Positioning System (GPS)
Guardrail/Common Sensor (GR/CS)
Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS)
Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck (HEMTT)/ HEMTT-Recapitalization (RECAP)
High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS)
High Mobility Engineer Excavator (HMEE)
High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV)
Improved Ribbon Bridge (IRB)
Improved Target Acquisition System (ITAS)
Integrated Family of Test Equipment (IFTE)
Integrated System Control (ISYSCON) (V)4/Tactical Internet Management System (TIMS) Interceptor Body Armor (IBA)
Joint Biological Agent Identification Diagnostic System (JBAIDS)
Joint Biological Point Detection System (JBPDS)
Joint Biological Standoff Detection System (JBSDS)
Joint Chemical Agent Detector (JCAD)
Joint Combat Identification Marking System (JCIMS)
Joint Common Missile
Joint Effects Model (JEM)
Joint Land Attack Cruise Missile Defense (LACMD) Elevated Netted Sensors Systems (JLENS)
Joint Network Management Systems (JNMS)
Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology (JSLIST)
Joint Service Lightweight Nuclear Biological Chemical Reconnaissance System (JSLNBCRS)
Joint Service Lightweight Stand-off Chemical Agent Detector (JSLSCAD)
Joint Tactical Ground Stations/Multi-Mission Mobile Processor (JTAGS M3P)
Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) Cluster 1
Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) Cluster 5
Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) Waveform
Joint Warning and Reporting Network (JWARN)
Kiowa Warrior Land Warrior (LW)
Light Equipment Transport (LET)
Lightweight 155mm Howitzer (LW 155)
Lightweight Laser Designator Range Finder (LLDR)
Line Haul Tractor
Line-of-Sight Anti-Tank (LOSAT)
Longbow Apache
Longbow Hellfire
Maneuver Control System (MCS)
Medical Communications for Combat Casualty Care (MC4)
Medium Caliber Ammunition
Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS)
Meteorological Measuring Set–Profiler (MMMS-P)
Mobile Tactile High Energy Laser (MTHEL)
Mortar Systems Movement Tracking System (MTS)
Night Vision Devices
Non-Line of Sight–Launch System (NLOS-LS)
Nuclear Biological Chemical Reconnaissance Vehicle (NBCRV)–Stryker
Palletized Load System (PLS)
Precision Guided Mortar Munitions (PGMM)
Rapid Equipping Force (REF) Rapid Fielding Initiative (RFI)
Secure Mobile Anti-Jam Reliable Tactical-Terminal (SMART-T)
Small Arms
Small Caliber Ammunition
Surface Launched Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile (SLAMRAAM)
Tactical Electrical Power (TEP)
Tactical Fire Fighting Truck (TFFT)
Tactical Operations Center (TOC) Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (TUAV)
Tactical Water Purification System (TWPS)
Tank Ammunition
Theatre Support Vehicle (TSV)
Thermal Weapon Sight Trailers
Transportation Coordinators’ Automated Information for Movement System II (TC-AIMS II)
Tube-Launched, Optically-Tracked, Wire-Guided (TOW) Missiles
Unified Command Suite (UCS)
Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T)
Warfighters Simulation 2000 (WARSIM)
XM101 Common Remotely Operated Weapon Station

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Updated October 7, 2005