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Thursday, September 17, 2009

Arnold, Missouri: Building Rocket Launchers to Kill Terrorists Since September 2009

Posted By on Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 11:22 AM

This seemingly innocuous-sounding item from the St. Louis Business Journal...

Arnold Defense and Electronics in Arnold, Mo., landed a $6.5 million contract to manufacture rocket launchers for the U.S. Navy and Air Force by 2010, the Pentagon said Wednesday.

This contract combines purchases for the Navy (64 percent), Air Force (28 percent), and the government of Mexico (8 percent) under a foreign military sales program. 
 
This contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $15.2 million.

...should strike fear into the heart of every terrorist from Beirut to Islamabad. Behold, the "Redneck Rocket Launcher":


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