The Complex is currently executing the 'K9 Vajra-T' 155mm/52 calibre Tracked, Self-Propelled Howitzer
| WEDNESDAY APRIL 3: A South Korean Marine stands on a K-55 self-propelled howitzer
during a military exercise against possible attacks by North Korea near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea | THURSDAY APRIL 4: Rescue workers look for trapped people after an illegally constructed residential building collapsed in Thane, Mumbai, India, killing 35 people - 11 of them children - and injuring 50 others | THURSDAY APRIL 4: Mick Philpott and wife Mairead who were found guilty of manslaughter at Nottingham Crown Court over the house fire in Derby which killed six children.
IT DOESN'T MATTER WHETHER YOUR WEAPON IS AN M9 PISTO, AND M2A1 MACHINE GUN OR A SELF-PROPELLED HOWITZER
Never given a popular name ("Loadmaster" was considered), the YC-15 accommodated 90 percent of all Army combat vehicles, including a 62,000-pound extended-barrel, 8-inch (203 mm) self-propelled howitzer
. Vehicles were loaded through rear fuselage doors with built-in ramps.
It can be fired from either the M777A2 Joint Lightweight Howitzer or the M109A6 Paladin Self-Propelled Howitzer
assistance has included support for medical aid, school refurbishment, bridge and well reconstruction, food distribution, agricultural and education projects, 14 F-16 fighter aircraft, 5 Fast Patrol Boats, 115 self-propelled Howitzer
field artillery cannons, more than 450 vehicles for Pakistans Frontier Corps, hundreds of night vision goggles, day/night scopes, radios, and thousands of protective vests and first-aid items for Pakistans security forces.
ASELSAN said in a regulatory filing Thursday that it would develop an ordnance transfer system for Turkey's self-propelled howitzer
, T-155 Firtina (or Storm), a Turkish variant of the South-Korean K-9 Thunder howitzers.
Other major contracts in 2008 include Korea Aerospace Industries' $170 million contract with the U.SI Air Force for A-10 wing structure and ones for exporting spare parts of the K-9 self-propelled howitzer
to the United States, Turkey, and others, they said.
He said he has worked on every major artillery test program at YPG over the past 20 years, including programs to field the Paladin Self-Propelled Howitzer
, the Sense-and-Destroy Armor munitions, the Crusader Self-Propelled Howitzer
, and the recent testing of the XM982 Excalibur, the Army's precision-guided, extended-range projectile.
The main organization difference in the TOE structure of the Stryker brigade is that it has replaced all the heavily--armored tracked vehicles (the Ml Abrams tank, the M2 and M3 Bradley Fighting and reconnaissance vehicles, and the Paladin M109A6 self-propelled howitzer
) with the wheeled armored LA V-III vehicle, the Stryker, and the towed M198 howitzer.
The AS90 self-propelled howitzer
( which can destroy targets 20 miles away ( was fired at the Otterburn military training area in Northumberland as defence chiefs marked the completion of the first phase of a pounds 65m development.
With the objective of improving indirect fire support capability at a reduced weight, the Army's recent Crusader development program consisted of an automated 155 mm self-propelled howitzer
and a resupply vehicle.