Accession Number:

ADA022761

Title:

A Limited Logistics Evaluation of the Modification of the 155mm Towed Howitzer (M114A1) to Utilize Second-Generation Improved Ammunition

Descriptive Note:

Final note

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT COMMAND ROCK ISLAND IL SYSTEMS ANALYSIS DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

33.0

Abstract:

The objective of the study was to determine various strategies of modifying the M114A1 155mm HOwitzer to a 1-turn-in-20 caliber rifling and to evaluate the relative cost, ammunition availability current and improved and production constraints and to consider the sensitivity of slippage of the XM198 milestone.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE