Land Warfare

US Army receives second Iron Dome system

4th January 2021 - 10:47 GMT | by The Shephard News Team

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Both batteries will be deployed to protect US troops against against rockets, mortars and other ballistic and aerial threats.

A second Iron Dome battery has been delivered by the Israeli MoD to the US Army, OEM Rafael Advanced Defense Systems announced on 4 January.

This followed the arrival in September 2020 of the first Iron Dome system, which is still undergoing an implementation process in the US.

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