The newest Russian self-propelled artillery installation “Coalition-SV” experienced in mode “flurry of fire”, ACS has confirmed the ability to hit the target with several shells simultaneously. RIA Novosti reports this with reference to a source in the defense industry.
on tests, details of which are not given, “Coalition-SV” shot in mode “flurry of fire”, hitting the target with six rounds. The shells were sequentially fired along different ballistic trajectories and hit the target simultaneously, hitting her.
As the source of the news agency explained, in this firing mode, the first projectile is fired at a large elevation angle of the gun using a full propellant charge, second – with reduced charge and reduced elevation, the third – along a flatter trajectory with even less charge, etc.. The charges are placed in the autoloader in advance, The ACS itself calculates the elevation angles for the given target coordinates and automatically makes the necessary adjustments when firing.
Fire control system “Coalition-SV” provides almost instant automatic calculation of gun elevation angles and pauses between shots for the “flurry of fire” depending on the distance to the target, the location of the installation itself, weather conditions, wind directions and so on
– said the source.
Self-propelled howitzer 2C35 “Coalition-SV” designed to destroy command posts, communication centers, artillery and mortar batteries, armored vehicles, including tanks, anti-tank weapons, air defense and missile defense, as well as manpower of a potential adversary.
Firepower Foundation – 2A88 caliber gun 152 mm with a rate of fire of more 10 rounds per minute, which is higher than the rate of fire of other artillery systems.
Serial supplies to the troops, According to available information, will begin in 2022 year.