Compilation of videos showing U.S. Marines shooting 12 M1 Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) from the M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System at Emerson Lake in California during live firing exercise.
Videos credit: Lance Cpl. Jessica Etheridge, Lance Cpl. Joseph Karwick, Cpl. Ashton Buckingham, Cpl. Hannah Carlson.
Thumbnail credit: U.S. Army.
The HIMARS, which stands for High Mobility Artillery Rocket System is a lightweight multiple rocket launcher mounted on a truck, was developed in the United States.
The HIMARS is loaded with six rockets or 1 Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles in the US Army ‘s new Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV) line of vehicles 5 tons, and can launch the full line of munitions nammed MLRS Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) . The HIMARS has interchangeable parts with the MLRS M270A1, but carrying only half the load of missiles than the M270A1.