Protecting the Modern Warfighter for over 50 years.
Arnold Defense has manufactured more than 1.1 million 2.75-inch rocket launchers since 1961 for the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force & many NATO customers. We are the world’s largest supplier of rocket launchers for military aircraft, vessels and vehicles. Core products include the 7-round M260 & 19-round M261 commonly used by U.S. Army helicopters; the thermal coated 7-round LAU-68 variants and LAU-61 Digital Rocket Launcher used by the U.S. Navy; the 7-round LAU-131 and SUU-25 flare dispenser used by the U.S. Air Force; & the ultra-light LWL-12 that weighs just over 60 pounds (27 kg.) empty.
Arnold Defense designs and manufactures various rocket launchers that can be customized for any size, weight, capacity or form factor for platforms in the air, on the ground or even at sea.
Our newest product, FLETCHER, is a SMART 4-round ground launcher, designed to relay data between a Laser Designator, the Laser Guided Rocket & the Nammo M282A1 warhead that is installed with a Universal Gun Mount, allowing installation on a variety platforms.