Israel Unveils A GPS-Guided Mortar Called The ‘Iron Sting’ Laser


Jerusalem Post: Israel unveils the 'Iron Sting' laser, GPS-guided mortar munition
A ‘networked precision fire system’ that engages targets accurately and prevents collateral damage
• 10-year development concludes with successful trials
As the IDF completes preparations for possible combat in both the southern and the northern fronts — where it is expected to encounter a smarter, well-organized enemy —the Defense Ministry, the IDF’s Ground Forces and Elbit Systems have revealed a precise, laser and GPS guided mortar munition: the “Iron Sting.”
The 120 mm mortar has recently undergone final trials in a testing site in southern Israel. The completion of testing enables the start of serial production ahead of the system’s supply to the IDF, the Defense Ministry said in a statement on Sunday.
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More News On Israel Unveiling A GPS-Guided Mortar Called The 'Iron Sting' Laser
‘Iron Sting’: Israel completes testing of ‘groundbreaking’ laser-guided mortar — Times Of Israel
Israel's new guided mortar system 'changes the battlefield' — Israel Hayom
Israeli Defense Ministry, IDF, and Elbit Systems Reveal New ‘Iron Sting’ Laser-Guided Mortar — Algemeiner
IDF reveals new laser-guided mortar system to 'revolutionize' the battlefield — i24 News
Israel unveils guided mortar system for future urban warfare — APOriginal Article

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