Author Topic: Egypt claims jihadists fired US Hellfire missile at government office  (Read 487 times)

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Offline flowers

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Hellfire missiles are usually launched by helicopters, fixed wing aircraft, or drones.  I'd love to know how they launched it from the ground without incinerating themselves.
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Very carefully.  :laugh:

It's possible. Just unusual. Prop a Hellfire up on a tripod, aimed roughly where you want it to go. Stand off to the side and fire it off. Accuracy isn't the greatest but it does work.
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