Russian rocket launched six major competitors from China tornado
6 管”Tornado” Rocket System
Itar February 22 reported that Russia recently held in Abu Dhabi IDEX-2011 international arms exhibition was first exhibited its newly developed 6 ” Tornado “rocket system.
Tula, Russia “alloy” the chief architect of machine-building plant root Nagy ? Jienie on gold in an interview with Itar reporters that newly developed six “Tornado” rocket systems still use ” Kamaz “off-road truck chassis, and the previous 12″ Tornado “the same. And basic type of 12 “Tornado” compared to six systems more affordable, lighter package of equipment, excellent off-road capability and more. He stressed: “6 ‘tornado’ of the above characteristics will meet the needs of a large number of potential customers.”
Jienie Day Gold said: “We are working with those who have purchased a ‘tornado’ rocket system countries to discuss the modernization of old equipment, upgrade the conditions of these countries, including Algeria, India and Kuwait. “
arms show in Abu Dhabi, according to participate in the Russian defense export company delegation Nicholas ? Kimi long branches revealed that Algeria’s Deputy Defense Minister has expressed to improve old-fashioned Russian “Tornado” system of desire.
Tula “alloy” said chief designer of machine-building plant, “Tornado” system in the international market, major competitors from China and Turkey, especially the Chinese WS series of multi-barrel rocket launcher system.
However, the Multiple Launch Rocket System production and export to another country, but not the U.S. military show in Abu Dhabi on display similar equipment. Jienie day King said, “Although the United States is not participating, but they are still improving their system.”
equipped with a 6 “Tornado” rocket 9А52-4 off-road vehicle maximum speed of 90 one thousand m/hour, when the rocket carrying the whole truth was 24.6 tons, in order to ready for battle receipt of the required time of 3 minutes, all six rockets launch a minimum time of 20 seconds.
new system is equipped with rocket Bouncing species and type of 12 based “Tornado” the same range and accuracy are basically the same fight. (Compass)