Batteries for Missiles and Munitions

EaglePicher Technologies currently has 65 years of defense missile battery experience. We have supplied batteries for missiles and energetic devices for hundreds of defense programs, including Trident, Harpoon JDAM, TOW, Tomahawk, Patriot, Hellfire, THAAD, Standard Missiles and GBI/EKV.

Battery chemistries used to power missiles and munitions include:

Silver Zinc Batteries

These batteries provide power for missile guidance control, telemetry, tracking, flight termination and actuator systems.

  • Safe
  • High energy density
  • Flexible configurations
  • Numerous qualified designs
  • Long active life
  • Remotely activated
  • Quick rise times
  • Long shelf life
  • High-volume capacity

Lithium Oxyhalide Batteries

These batteries are used for applications that require batteries with a long shelf life and a high level of energy on demand.

  • High energy density
  • High power capability
  • 20-year or longer storage life, no maintenance required

Thermal Batteries

Thermal batteries are Ideal for military and aerospace applications that require a long, maintenance-free shelf life in a full range of temperatures, climates and dynamic environments.

  • High-volume production capability
  • Cost-effective
  • Automated production
  • 20-year or longer storage life, no maintenance required

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