Composite armor protects GDI's invaluable infantry troops from greater damage inflicted in battle.
This upgrade changes the armor type for rifleman squads, missile squads, and grenadier squads, improving their resistance against cannon, rocket, grenade, and gun type weapons. However, their vulnerability to sniper type weapons is unaffected.
- Tiberium Wars patch 1.05: cost increased by 100% to $2000
- Kane's Wrath patch 1.01: research time tripled
- Kane's Wrath patch 1.02: cost/research time reduced to $1500/45 sec
- Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars manual. Los Angeles, California: Electronic Arts Los Angeles, 2007.