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DSEI 2017: Army Land Ceptor configuration unveiled

18th September 2017 - 12:00 GMT | by Alice Budge in London


The British Army’s new air defence system, Land Ceptor, was on display at this year's DSEI exhibition ahead of first deliveries expected in the first half of 2018.

Testing has now been completed on the army’s configuration of Land Ceptor, which will be loaded with MBDA’s Common Anti-air Modular Missile (CAMM) procured by both the British Army and Royal Navy.

Land Ceptor will replace the army’s Rapier missile providing the force with increased capability, in particular with an extended range of 25km and 360ᵒ engagement through the vertical launch feature.

Driven by a demand from customers, MBDA has developed a

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