Definition/Scope: An upgraded versions of the M109 155-mm self-propelled howitzer. (Army mag.) Paladin/FAASV. The M109A6 Paladin 155 mm self-propelled howitzer provides the primary indirect fire support to modular HBCTs and armored cavalry regiments. Like the earlier M109 models, the M109A6 Paladin is a fully tracked, armored vehicle. The enhanced Paladin configuration is achieved through extensive modifications to existing M109A2/A3 vehicle hulls and the subsequent introduction of an entirely new turret structure.
Used For:Paladin 155mm howitzer
Broader Terms:M109 howitzers