- Less successful was the Copperhead cannon-launched guided projectile, also intended as a tank killer.
- During Operation Desert Storm, Hellfire earned the reputation of being one of the military's most formidable tank killers.
- Infantry and reconnaissance, surveillance and target acquisition units of the Stryker brigade combat teams depend on Javelin as their principal tank killer.
- The RPG was the tank killer in Vietnam and lives on today in terrorist armies in Iraq because of its lethality and portability.
- The Hellfire-C laser-guided missile struck a stationary tank, marketing the Predator's evolution from a non-lethal reconnaissance asset to an armed, highly accurate tank killer.