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Saturday 16 September 2023 - 18:47

Military Knowledge: FS-LIDS And M-LIDS Anti-Drone Systems

The LIDS system, short for Low Integrated Defeat System, is a US anti-drone system to deal with small drones, which consists of a set of radar, electronic warfare system, electro-optical and infrared camera and Coyote loitering munition to identify and destroy targets. This system can be used in both fixed (FS-LIDS) and mobile (M-LIDS) modes for short-range and regional defense.

Tuesday 21 December 2021 - 13:17

Military Knowledge: Patriot Missile System

The MIM-104 Patriot is a mid-range surface-to-air missile system manufactured by the US Raytheon Company and has been in service since 1984. Its anti-ballistic model was made in 1988. The system serves the United States and a number of its allies.