Mobile artillery gains traction with expeditionary units
European mobile artillery systems are already deployed to Afghanistan or being prepared for expeditionary units. The first such system, Nexter’s Caesar (a French acronym for a truck equipped with an artillery system—Camion Equipe d’un Systeme d’Artillerie), has been delivered to at least six French army artillery regiments, initially with one four-gun section each, which will eventually be followed by a second section. The units receiving the gun are mainly marine, airborne and mountain ...
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