Ukraine received American M777 howitzers without GPS

Ukraine received M777 howitzers with the GPS system removed from the United States and other Western partners. Discuss

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so that technology, in case of contact withthe Russian military have not been studied. As noted, GPS is needed to combine howitzers into one reconnaissance and strike complex. This is carried out with the help of a drone and counter-battery radar stations.

“From the M777 howitzers that Ukraine received fromWestern partners, the GPS system was removed because governments and manufacturers have reservations about storing technology, since there is an understanding that during the war certain types of weapons can be captured by Russia, ”the publication reported.