The Patriot defense system is the anti-aircraft and anti-superweapon base defense of the United States Army.
Each Patriot defense system can store a maximum of 4 MIM-104 Patriot missiles, which are only consumed when intercepting enemy superweapons. It will function akin to other turret weapons when attacking enemy aircraft.
Costs 1000 and 250. Loads the launcher with one ready-to-fire MIM-104 Patriot missile. Can intercept enemy tactical weapons. Only a maximum of 4 MIM-104 Patriots can be stored per launcher.
Costs 1000, 1500, and 250. Upgrades the Patriot missiles with PAC-3 software, which increases the Patriot's range, damage, and accuracy.