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Contracts - Awards | Elbit Systems | Guns - Artillery & Mortars | Israel | Tanks & Mechanized | Warfare - Trends

War Hatchet: Israel Orders More Cardom Self-Propelled Mortars

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Keshef fires Cardom(click to view full) In September 2011, Elbit Systems announced a 4-year, $40 million Israeli contract for its Soltam Systems Ltd. subsidiary’s “Cardom” (Eng. “Hatchet”) 120mm mortar systems. Built around Soltam’s 120mm recoil mortar system, Cardom can be fitted to any medium armored vehicle, offering advanced fire control, navigation, and automatic aiming/pointing capabilities. […]

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