The Aviation Rockets and Missiles (ARM) Project Office, under the PEO Tactical Missiles, was formed in August 2000 with the merger of the 2.75-inch Rocket Systems Project Office and the Air-toGround Missile Systems Project Office. The ARM Project Office manages the 70 mm rocket (formerly the 2.75-inch rocket), all variants of the Hellfire missile, and the advanced precision kill weapon system (APKWS).
The 2.75-inch (70 mm) Hydra 70 Rocket Family encompasses variants of the freeflight rocket that has become the standard ground-attack rocket. The design includes multiple warheads that can be used on the rocket motor.
Equipped with various fuzes, warhead options and target …
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Publication information: Article title: Aircraft Rockets. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Army. Volume: 54. Issue: 10 Publication date: October 2004. Page number: 291+. © Association of the United States Army Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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