Israel's Bird, Airbus Team On Manpads Protection

Israeli company Bird Aerosystems has teamed with Airbus to develop and field the Airborne Missile Protection System (AMPS) MV on helicopters and aircraft to protect them from the proliferating threat of man-portable air defense systems, or manpads. Airbus is marketing the systems to its customers in...

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