The OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopter is an armed reconnaissance chopper capable of carrying AGM-114 Hellfire missiles, Hydra-70 rocket pods, air-to-air Stinger missiles and an M296 12.
What does ATAS stand for?
ATAS stands for Air-to-Air Stinger
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- Military and Government
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We have 32 other meanings of ATAS in our Acronym Attic
- Acoustic Training and Simulation
- Active Towed Array Sonar
- Advance Technology Alert System
- Advanced Tactical Airborne System
- Advanced Tank Armament System
- Advanced Target Acquisition Sensor/System
- Advanced TOW Acquisition Systems
- Advanced Towed-Array Sonar
- Advanced Trainer Avionics Suite
- Aero-Tropics Air Services (Australia)
- Airborne Target Acquisition System
- Analog Test Access System
- Association of Turkish American Scientists
- Audit Trail Analysis System
- Australian Tsunami Alert System
- Automatic Terrain Avoidance System
- American Trucking Associations Small Carrier Program
- American Turkish Association of Southern California
- Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation
- Answer That and Stay Fashionable (AFI album)
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Aselsan developed the Pedestal Mounted Air Defence System (Pmapds) and was awarded a contract to produce 126 fire units in two versions: the Atilgan, which carries two standard vehicle-mounted launchers each with four ready-to-fire missiles on a modified Ml13A2 tracked armoured personnel carrier, and the Zipkin, which has a pair of two-cell Air-To-Air Stinger (Atas) launchers mounted on a long wheelbase 4 x 4 Land Rover.
Once Congress approves the sale, which is valued at approximately $34 million, Raytheon will provide more than 150 Standard Vehicle Mounted Launchers (SVML), more than 170 Air-to-Air Stinger launchers, as well as spare parts and logistics support.
The Atas air-to-air Stinger has been cleared for use on a wide range of helicopters, including the UH-60 Black Hawk, the A.