Kinetic Energy The Lockheed Martin Compact Kinetic Energy Missile (CKem) originated in the US Army's Line of Sight Anti-Tank (Losat) project which was intended to provide the army's five light infantry divisions with a missile that could kill any tank.
What does KEM stand for?
KEM stands for Kinetic Energy Missile
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- Military and Government
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We have 27 other meanings of KEM in our Acronym Attic
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Lockheed Martin has selected its Horizon City, Texas, facility for the production of the Compact Kinetic Energy Missile (CKEM).
The TOW ITAS fires all existing TOW missile versions and its digital architecture gives it the growth capability to accept future missiles such as the TOW fire-and-forget, the TOW bunker buster, common missile, and compact kinetic energy missile.
Army's Compact Kinetic Energy Missile (CKEM) program.
ATK (Alliant Techsystems) recently demonstrated a flightweight rocket motor for the Compact Kinetic Energy Missile (CKEM) program.
Lockheed Martin conducted a successful Developmental Test of its Line-of Sight Anti-tank (Losat) Weapon System in which a Kinetic Energy Missile (Kem) travelled approximately 4000 meters, the longest distance tested to date, before destroying a moving target in an evening test at White Sands Missile Range, NM.
The LOSAT Weapon System is comprised of a hypervelocity Kinetic Energy Missile (KEM) and associated fire control system integrated into an expanded capacity High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle.
The program objective is to provide energy management solutions to increase the range and flexibility of next-generation tactical missiles, including the Joint Common Missile (JCM), Compact Kinetic Energy Missile (CKEM), and Non-Line Of Sight (NLOS) programs.