PAAMS

(redirected from Principal Anti-Air Missile System)
AcronymDefinition
PAAMSPrincipal Anti-Air Missile System
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The contract calls for the Sol-Air Moyenne Portee, Terrestre (SAMP/T), or Surface-to-Air-Anti-Missile Missile/France (SAAM-FR); Superficie-Aria Anti-Missile/Italia (SAAM-IT); and the Principal Anti-Air Missile System (PAAMS); as well as Aster missiles, to be provided to the French Army, Air Force, and Navy; Italian Army and Navy; and Royal Navy.
The Paams (Principal Anti-Air Missile System) is contracted separately through Europaams, which (like Eurosam) is jointly owned by MBDA and Thales.
Other programs currently under active consideration for integration into OCCAR are the A400M military transport aircraft and the ship-borne Principal anti-air missile system.
Armament - PAAMS system - principal Anti-Air Missile System - (twice as powerful as HMS Cardiff).