ATGWS

AcronymDefinition
ATGWSAnti-Tank Guided Weapon System
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Guns and rocket projectiles generally suffice for defence suppression, but utility helicopters may also require a dedicated anti-tank guided weapon (ATGW).
The ATIRCM solution plays on the guidance system of a particular subset of optically sighted, wire-guided ATGWs. In these weapons, the operator trains his sight on the intended target and fires the weapon.