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2SBCT, 4ID will test fire Javelin missiles April 28


Last updated 4/27/2022 at 9:28am

FORT CARSON — Soldiers from the 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, will fire twelve Javelin missiles during a test fire on a Fort Carson training range Thursday.

Soldiers will fire the missiles using the Common Remotely Operated Weapon System-Javelin (CROWS-J) mounted on the top of M1126 Stryker Infantry Carrier Vehicles.

Javelin missiles provide critical anti-armor capabilities for the organization, officials said. Using the CROWS-J, 2SBCT Soldiers lock onto enemy armor threats, allowing the missile to strike the intended target from above where armor is typically we...

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