• Army Ramping Up Production Of 155mm Artillery Shells Next Year

    August 8, 2023
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    The Army expects production of 155mm artillery shells will jump more than threefold next year from 24,000 per month to between 80,000 and 85,000 per month, said Douglas Bush, assistant secretary of the Army for acquisition, logistics and technology.

    Speaking to reporters on Monday, Bush said he could not be “too specific” about when the production of 155mm artillery shells could reach 85,000 per month, which would translate into 1 million new shells per year.

    Initially, he said production would reach more than 80,000 per month “over the following year,” and then later said the Army’s goal is to reach that production goal “in Fiscal Year 25,” which starts next October...

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    Josey Wales

    WHY ARE THEY PRODUCING MORE ?? WHAT'S THE POINT, BIDEN AND HIS HANDLERS ARE JUST GONNA GIVE THEM TO UKRAINE OR IRAN. AND OUR TROOPS WILL DO WITHOUT AS USUAL. EVERYONE ELSE FIRST BUT AMERICA RIGHT FOLKS !!

    Joe Roman

    Yes, stop giving them away like candy. America need them more for its own defense

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