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M119 American 105mm Towed Howitzer

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"WEG"
"Artillery"
"Gun/Howitzer Artillery Systems"
"Towed Gun/Howitzer Artillery Systems"
"United States"
"PRO_CFE Treaty"
"PRO_Jordan"
"PRO_Saudi Arabia"
"PRO_United States of America"
"Land"
"Tier3"
notes"The M119 105 mm towed howitzer is a lightweight, air droppable, low-altitude air-extraction weapon system that provides direct and indirect fire support. It is used in selected field artillery battalions in light infantry, airborne, and air assault divisions."
dateOfIntroduction1989
countryOfOrigin"United States"
proliferation"CFE Treaty, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, United States of America"
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name"M119 105MM TOWED HOWITZER"
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images
"M119_(C).jpg"
"M119_(B).JPG"
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sections
name"System"
properties
name"Alternative Designation"
value"M119 Light Howitzer"
name"Type"
value"Towed Gun Howitzer, carriage mounted"
name"Manufacturer"
value"Rock Island Arsenal-Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center (RIA-JMTC)"
name"Caliber"
value"105 mm"
name"Carriage"
value"Bow"
name"Crew"
value"5 - 7 personnel"
name"Traverse"
value"5.625° (100 mils) left or right"
name"Elevation"
value"-5.625° (−100 mils) to +69.975° (+1,244 mils)"
name"Maximum Firing Range"
value"17,500 m | 19,500 m (w/RAP)"
name"Rate of Fire (Normal)"
value"6 rds for 3 minutes"
name"Rate of Fire (Sustained)"
value"3 rds for 1 minutes"
name"Emplacement Time"
value"~3"
units"minutes"
name"Displacement Time"
value"~3"
units"minutes"
name"Dimensions"
properties
name"Width"
value"1.78 m"
name"Height"
value"1.37 m"
name"Ground Clearance"
value"0.50 m"
name"Weight, Combat"
value"1,936 kg"
name"Barrel Length"
value"3.2 m"
name"Ammunition"
properties
name"M1 (HE)"
value"High Explosive"
name"M314"
value"Illumination"
name"M60 / M60A2"
value"Smoke"
name"M913 HERA"
value"High Explosive Rocket Assisted (HERA) Projectile (19.5 km max range)"
name"M760 HE"
value"Comprised of hollow steel forging and is similar to the projectile in the M1 cartridge. The projectile is loaded with approximately 4.6 lb (2.1 kg) of Type 1 TNT."
name"M1130A1 HE PFF BB"
value"High Explosive Pre-Formed Fragments, Base Bleed"
name"M915 DPICM"
value"Dual-Purpose Improved Conventional Munition (DPICM)"
name"Note"
value"The M119 fires all standard NATO semi-fixed ammunition as well as special rocket-assisted projectiles"
name"Fire Control"
properties
name"Computerized FCS"
value"Yes"
name"Direct Fire Telescope"
value"Yes, M90A2 direct fire telescope with a magnification of ×3, includes M186 direct fire mount"
name"Indirect Fire"
value"Yes"
name"GPS"
value"Yes"
name"INS"
value"Yes"
name"Other Optics"
value"M137A1 panoramic telescope with a magnification of ×4, includes M187 telescope mount"
variants
name"M119A1"
notes"Minor improvements, including fire control and maintenance"
name"M119A2"
notes"Improved sight package consisting of telescope (M90A3) or panoramic telescope (M137A2)"
name"M119A3"
notes"Modernized version with digital fire control system and an inertial navigation system for self location, entered service in April 2013"
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