August 25, 2022

US is sending Ukraine VAMPIRE rocket launchers that can turn a regular pickup truck into a drone killer

Source: Business Insider

Journalist: Charles R. Davis

Ukrainian forces will soon be able to turn regular pickup trucks and other vehicles into mobile rocket launchers able to take out Russian drones thanks to a new item in the latest US weapons package for Ukraine."It is a significant capability," Stacie Pettyjohn, a senior fellow and director of the defense program at the Center for a New American Security, told Insider.

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Authors

  • Stacie Pettyjohn

    Senior Fellow and Director, Defense Program

    Stacie Pettyjohn is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Defense Program at CNAS. Her areas of expertise include defense strategy, posture, force planning, the defense budget, ...