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Multiple Launch Rocket System M270

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile, automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets and missiles from the M270 platform. From inside the cab, the crew of three can fire up to 12 MLRS rockets or two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS).

  • 857 fielded in the U.S.
  • Fielding in 14 countries
  • Upgraded in early 1990s to fire Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS)
  • Missions completed with crew of three and automated Fire Control System
  • More than 10,000 rockets and 32 ATACMS fired in combat during Desert Storm

ATACMS and MLRS are registered trademarks of Lockheed Martin Corporation.
MLRS M270 is a trademark of Lockheed Martin Corporation.

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

Multiple Launch Rocket System M270 (MLRS)

The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) is a highly mobile automatic system that fires surface-to-surface rockets from the M270 and M270A1 weapons platform. Twelve MLRS rockets can be fired in less than one minute by the three-man crew, as well as two Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles. MLRS was very successful in Operation Desert Storm. (Photo by Lockheed Martin)

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