13 Jan LOOK: PH Army Acquires New Armored Mortar Carriers
Mga higala! The Philippine Army (PA) has recently acquired 15 Israel-made M125A2 Armored Mortar Carriers (AMC)!
These mortar carriers are equipped with state-of-the-art 120mm Mounted Mortar Systems (MMS) from Israel’s Elbit Systems that will help provide close and immediate fire support for maneuver units in various tactical operations.
This acquisition is part of the Army’s modernization projects which aim to boost their capability in dealing with various threats from all over the country.
“These new armor assets will bolster the Army’s capability to deal with constantly evolving threats. With the realization of upcoming big-ticket modernization projects, the Philippine Army is on track to becoming a formidable and adaptive force capable of responding to a multitude of conventional and unconventional threats,” said Commanding General, Lt. General Romeo S. Brawner, Jr.
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