The enterprises of the Ministry of Defenсe Industry have obtained new results in the ammunition production area

28.12.2018 13:00

125 mm ammunition for tank guns, produced at the enterprises of the Ministry of Defence Industry have passed ground test.

During firing practice, performed with the participation of experts from the Ministry of Defence Industry and the military hardware & personnel of the Ministry of Defence to test ballistic characteristics of ammunition for 125 mm tank guns firing had been performed from modern T-90C tanks being in the inventory of the Armed Forces and positive results were obtained. 

125 mm high-power HE shells, having a huge destructive power are used for firing from 125mm tank guns mounted on the T-72 and T-90C tanks being in the inventory of the Armed Forces. The shells are capable to destroy the enemy's manpower, field shelters, artillery, mortar and rocket launchers as well as suppress various types of weaponry.

The practice ammunition have demonstrated high ballistic characteristics and fully confirmed its reliability and safety in operation during ground test.




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