Re: GUNS: Anti-Missle systems for tanks and other vehickles..

Date: Sun Jun 25 2000 - 11:33:57 MDT

In a message dated 6/24/00 11:23:02 PM Central Daylight Time,

> I've heard that the age of armor (tanks) is over with the invention of
> shoulder launched anti tank rockets....but is that true?

Like the aircraft carrier, the death of the tank has been prophesied for some
time. I do think the big lumbering giant M-1 is the last in that line; a
real dinosaur. I see the armored vehicle of 2025 as very light, very fast
and very smart. And maybe on legs instead of tracks.

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