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The most failure weapon of the USA is called


Spent about 30 billion dollars for creation of five most failure hi-tech types of weapon of the USA, The National Interest writes. The list begins with the self-directed fighting BAT element (Brilliant Anti-Tank) capable to destroy a company of tanks. The development begun at the time of Cold War was curtailed in 2003. On creation of weapon 2.2 billion dollars left. Further in the list there is a prospecting combat helicopter RAH-66 Comanche which for the first time flew up in 1996. Development demanded 7.9 billion dollars, but in 2004 was curtailed because of the high price of the aircraft. The third the 155-millimeter self-propelled howitzer of XM2001 Crusader capable to produce to ten shots a minute with range more than 40 kilometers appears in the list. The project which demanded 2.2 billion dollars was curtailed in 2002 as weapon turned out excessively heavy. In the list the tank of the FCS system (Future Combat Systems) of U.S. Army which succeeded XM2001 Crusader appears the fourth. Development of weapon was conducted since 2003 and demanded 18.1 billion dollars. Materials on teme00:01 — Slapped on January 30 a dveryyussh leave the rocket contract. In reply Russia revives weapon Sssrspisok comes to an end on the project of the fighting GCV tank (Ground Combat Vehicles) which succeeded the FCS program. Works were conducted from 2009 to 2014 and demanded more than one billion dollars. The project was winded down because of excessively big mass of a final product (about 60 tons). In February it became known that the American military within the ERCA program (Extended Range Cannon Artillery) tested a high-precision howitzer with range of fire over 100 kilometers. In the same month estimated prospects at The National Interest to the first Ukrainian anti-ship Neptune cruise missile. "The film of day" is more than important news in Telegram channel. Subscribe!

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