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5 military weapons that are way older than you think

10 days ago   |   By Business Insider

US Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey fires a Tomahawk missile in the Pacific Ocean, August 17, 2018.
US Navy/MCS 2nd Class Devin M. Langer
The hardware used on modern battlefields is only getting more sophisticated.
But some of those weapons have been in use in some form for hundreds of years.
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Modern wars are defined by a number of technologies like guided missiles, helicopters, and submarines. Except all three of those military technologies have been in service for hundreds of years. Here's the story behind five modern weapons that have...
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