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How artillery sent by Canada and its allies is helping — and not — on Ukraine’s front lines – National

Deep in a grove of trees near Ukraine’s eastern front lines, a group of soldiers hastily dismantle a pile of branches to reveal a long barrel below, aimed directly at the Russian border. The men rush around the back of the M777 howitzer, loading its chamber with an artillery shell, then step back, fingers in […]

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KMW and Elbit Systems Sign Rocket Artillery Cooperation Agreement

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW), Elbit Systems Land and Elbit Systems Deutschland, have signed a memorandum of understanding for strategic cooperation in the field of anti-rocket artillery. This cooperation will respond to growing European interest in Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) capabilities. Under the MOU, Elbit Systems will provide an advanced portfolio of MLRS capabilities, ranging from […]

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News from Russia: ‘Huge plus’ from Western long-range artillery forces for Putin | World | New

Ukrainian crews reload a HIMARS launcher Iryna Terehovych smiled when she heard the word “HIMARS”. She told Express.co.uk the weapons are making a tangible difference on the frontlines. The systems were supplied to Ukrainian forces late last month and have already helped slow, if not halt, Moscow’s brutal advance across the country. She said the […]

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In southern Ukraine, artillery from Kyiv builds bridges and isolates an entire Russian army

Russian supply dumps burn near Kherson. Photo via social networks The 49th Combined Arms Army is the main Russian force in Kherson Oblast in southern Ukraine. This makes it the main Ukrainian army target as the Ukrainians put more weight behind their counter-offensive in Kherson. In recent days, the Ukrainian army has systematically cut off […]

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BAE Systems receives order for more M109A7 artillery

BAE Systems has received a $299 million contract from the US Army to produce 40 sets of the M109A7 self-propelled howitzers and their companion, the M992A3 ammunition carriers. The award, received on July 1, the company says, is for production, delivery and spare parts for these vehicle sets. “The M109A7 is the latest howitzer in […]

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GoCraft will rebuild armored cars and self-propelled artillery in Tallinn | New

The company, owned by businessman Tiit Pruuli, has invested more than 3 million euros in a workshop where armored vehicles can be rebuilt. The hall is expected to be completed by the end of the year. Estonia will get the first private workshop where armored vehicles equipped with weapon systems can be re-equipped with armament […]

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The Russian army lost more than 300 artillery pieces in Ukraine. The old howitzers could replace them.

Ukrainian 2S7s in action. Photo via social networks The Russian army is struggling to replenish its depleted and depleted artillery batteries. According to the Washington, DC-based Institute for the Study of Warfare, satellite imagery indicates the Army removed 60 old 2S7 203-millimeter tracked howitzers from storage in late July. This is a third of the […]

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Latvian defense ready to purchase M142 HIMARS artillery rocket systems | Defense News July 2022 Global Security Army Industry | Defense Security world news army industry year 2022

According to Gatis Kristovskis of Latvian News Agency on July 22, the Latvian Ministry of Defense received offers from potential suppliers of coastal defense missiles and inquired about the purchase of American missiles M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS).Follow Army Recognition on Google News at this link M142 HIMARS firing during RED FLAG-Alaska 21-1 […]

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Russia “covered” Kharkivshtinu with tanks and artillery – General Staff

Artillery of Russian invaders. Photo: facebook.com/mod.mil.rus The Russian occupiers keep bombing the Kharkiv region. Lines hit the area with tanks, guns and artillery rockets, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine announced on the morning of July 26. “Arrivals” were recorded in the areas of the settlements of Borshtova, Pitomnik, Sosnivka, Ruski Tishki, […]

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Ukrainian defenders destroy 3 Russian air defense systems and 7 artillery systems General Staff

Reuters Videos Frontline fighters blocking Russia’s advance HISTORY: Obstruction of the Russian advance in eastern Ukraine: a Ukrainian battalion and a unit of foreign nationals who responded to the call for help from kyiv. Ukrainian people,” is the message on this mortarboard. Artillery rains most nights. Denis Polishchuk’s nom de guerre is “Canada” because he […]

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Russian artillery division decimated by armed forces, says Ukraine

Ukrainian forces destroyed a Russian artillery division that included howitzers, troops and other equipment, according to the Ukrainian Armed Forces Airborne Assault Troops Command. The command made the announcement in a Facebook post on Friday and shared a video it said showed the division being decimated by the onslaught of Ukrainian airborne and ground troops. […]

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M142 HIMARS: US artillery pounding Russia in Ukraine

If you left all military means to their own merits when Russia launched its “Special Military Operation” in Ukraine on February 23, 2022, chances are Ukraine would have been overwhelmed within the first month. The Ukrainian defenders, however, proved as skilful as they were stubborn. They also made the most of the time gained by […]

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UK to send dozens of artillery guns and hundreds of drones to Ukraine

The UK will supply dozens of artillery guns, hundreds of drones and hundreds of other anti-tank weapons to Ukraine in the coming weeks, the Defense Secretary has revealed. The delivery of the new equipment will significantly boost UK support as the country fights to repel Russia’s brutal and unwarranted invasion. More than 20 M109 155mm […]

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Artillery kills nine civilians, Baghdad blames Turkey

– Baghdad accuses Turkey of artillery fire that killed nine civilians Nine people were killed and twenty-three injured following artillery attacks on amusement parks in the autonomous region of Kurdistan. Iraq blames Turkey, but Ankara blames “terrorist organizations”. Iraqis demonstrated on Wednesday night against Turkey’s military offensive. Here in the streets of Karbala in Iraqi […]

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Iraqi PM furious as Turkish artillery kills 9 tourists; Ankara accepts no responsibility

BAGHDAD/JEDDAH: Iraqi authorities said at least nine civilians died in a Turkish artillery attack on Wednesday that hit a village in the autonomous region of Kurdistan. The victims, including two children, were tourists visiting an amusement park in the hilltop village of Parakh in Zakho district, according to official Iraqi media. The attack drew an […]

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Russia sends “machine gun artillery division” from the Pacific Islands to Ukraine

ADDED DATELINE – Russian President Dmitry Medvedev walks near a Soviet-era fortification during … [+] his visit to Kunashir, one of the Kuril Islands, November 1, 2010. Medvedev stoked Japan’s anger on Monday with a visit to the Kuril Islands, an isolated territory at the heart of a decades-long dispute with Tokyo. Japan summoned Russia’s […]

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Naval Artillery System Market Share, Growth and Analysis Report to 2022

MarketandResearch.biz published a new research publication on Global Naval Artillery System Market. This dossier will also hold historical significance while learning about the industry from 2022 to 2028 and will illustrate the annual growth rates throughout this tenure. The report covers key developments in the global Naval Artillery Systems market as organic and inorganic growth […]

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Ukrainian troops train with howitzers optimized for guided artillery rounds

Ukrainian troops are currently training on the M777A2 towed howitzer, optimized for firing GPS-guided artillery shells. These are the same shells that were promised under Washington’s latest $400 million military aid package. The M777A2 comes with a digital fire control system that includes GPS aiming capability as well as standard digital fire control systems that […]

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Ukraine devastates Russian artillery depots ahead of offensive | Russo-Ukrainian War

Ukraine destroyed a series of Russian ammunition depots in the 20th week of the war, demonstrating the effectiveness of US-supplied High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) rocket systems and other Western systems , and worrying Russian military observers. These Ukrainian attacks appear to be part of preparations for a summer counter-offensive in the southern districts […]

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Russian artillery barrage kills more civilians across Ukraine, local leaders say

1/5 A Russian soldier walks past a destroyed building in Severodonetsk, Ukraine on Tuesday. Russian forces have attempted to step up shelling in eastern Ukraine to build on the momentum of the recent capture of several key areas in Donbass, such as Severodonetsk. Photo by Sergei Ilnitsky/EPA-EFE July 13 (UPI) — Increased Russian shelling across […]

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The German-made 155mm Panzerhaubitze 2000 (PzH 2000) self-propelled artillery gun is in action against Russian forces

In a significant increase in Ukrainian artillery capabilities, the German-made 155 mm Panzerhaubitze 2000 (PzH 2000) self-propelled artillery has been transferred to Ukrainian forces and is in action against Russian forces. According to public announcements, Germany transferred seven PzH 2000s, with the Dutch adding five more platforms for an initial total of a dozen. Germany […]

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In the middle of Ukraine, superpowers refocus on artillery warfare

China tested its new vehicle-mounted howitzer during a live-fire exercise in the Gobi Desert on July 5. Given the renewed importance of artillery in the wake of the ongoing war in Ukraine, which has prompted even the US military to prioritize long-range firing capability, the most recent howitzer test is crucial. In order to test […]

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Find out what it means for Ukraine to fire 3,000 artillery shells a day

A former US Army infantry officer explains the artillery duel unfolding in Ukraine: Wow, talk about a damn steamy artillery duel. You would be surprised to know that the Ukrainians are shooting 3,000 155 mm howitzer shells per day. That doesn’t even include the whole Soviet era 152mm shells sent from a distance by the […]

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Ukraine says forces destroyed Russian artillery battery in Kherson

A Russian artillery battery was destroyed by defending troops, according to images shared by Ukraine. Ukraine’s Strategic Communications Center (StratCom) said on July 10 that the attack took place in Ukraine’s southern region of Kherson Oblast. Footage shows a line of Russian military equipment hidden on fire in a rural area. Zenger News has contacted […]

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Ukrainian artillery was eight times larger than the Russian foreign legion

Ukrainian heavy artillery is outnumbered by about eight to one by Russian guns, putting Ukraine at a significant disadvantage, a spokesman for Ukraine’s International Legion said Monday. Damien Magrou, spokesman for the unit made up of foreign nationals, told a briefing in Kyiv that more weapons from Ukraine’s western partners were needed to close the […]

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Give Ukraine More Artillery and Let the Navy Break the Russian Blockade | News, Sports, Jobs

Before spanning the continent and prefiguring the horror of modern European history – religious impulses sublimated by politics – Napoleon Bonaparte was an artillery captain. Today, another roughly 5-foot-6 brutalist wages a war dominated by artillery. Vladimir Putin will prevail unless Ukraine’s allies quickly supply him with more sophisticated modern artillery. The […]

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3,000 NATO 155mm artillery shells fired per day

A senior defense official told reporters during a Friday briefing that Ukrainian forces were firing some 3,000 155mm shells a day at Russian forces. The revelation came amid questions over the latest tranche of arms and ammunition sent to Ukraine, including, for the first time, 1,000 155mm “smart” guided rounds. The official said that despite […]

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Precision Artillery Shells Included in Latest Security Assistance Program for Ukraine > U.S. Department of Defense > Department of Defense News

The United States plans to provide more assistance to Ukraine with another $400 million Presidential Withdrawal Authority security package. This latest set of equipment and supplies includes something the United States has yet to send to Ukraine: 1,000 155mm artillery shells touted as having higher accuracy. “It’s a new kind [of] 155mm artillery rounds,” a […]

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Over 200 invaders killed in Ukrainian artillery strike

As a result of a Ukrainian artillery strike on the base of the Russian occupation forces in the village of Horokhovatka, Kharkiv region, more than 200 invaders were killed. This was reported to Guildhall by a source in the Ukrainian intelligence community, according to Ukrinform. “Ukrainian armed forces launched an artillery strike on the positions […]

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Give more artillery to Ukraine, break the Russian blockade |

WASHINGTON — Before invading the continent and prefiguring the horror of modern European history — religious impulses sublimated by politics — Napoleon Bonaparte was an artillery captain. Today, another roughly 5-foot-6 brutalist wages a war dominated by artillery. Vladimir Putin will prevail unless Ukraine’s allies quickly supply him with more sophisticated modern artillery. The war […]

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Give Ukraine More Artillery and Let the Navy Break the Russian Blockade | Military

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Will: Give Ukraine More Artillery and Let the Navy Break the Russian Blockade | Z-non-digital

Before spanning the continent and foreshadowing the horrors of modern European history – religious impulses sublimated by politics – Napoleon Bonaparte was an artillery captain. Today, another roughly 5-foot-6 brutalist wages a war dominated by artillery. Vladimir Putin will prevail unless Ukraine’s allies quickly supply him with more sophisticated modern artillery. The war in Ukraine […]

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Russian artillery bombards Donetsk as new offensive is underway in eastern Ukraine

Ukrainian defenders fought desperately to resist a major Russian offensive in the Donetsk region, with the enemy launching heavy artillery fire to clear the way for advancing ground forces, a senior Ukrainian official said on Wednesday. After Russian forces took control of Lysychansk, the last stronghold of Ukrainian resistance in Lugansk, on Sunday, the Ukrainian […]

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Video shows first kill of Ukrainian anti-tank artillery

A video shared on social networks Saturday shows an unusual weapon destroying a Russian vehicle, slamming downward at incredible speed and setting off an explosion inside. Close examination suggests this is the first sign that Ukraine is deploying an EFP, a type of weapon fired at long range from Western-supplied 155mm howitzers. These clever artillery […]

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UK trains Ukrainian forces on L119 artillery in South West England

Ukrainian training on L119 in the UK: Reports this week revealed how the British military began training Ukrainian troops several weeks ago in Wiltshire, a county in south-west England. The news comes less than two weeks after Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited Kyiv, Ukraine, and promised a UK-led troop training programme. BBC News reports that […]

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NATO’s low artillery stock threatens deterrence against Russia

NATO faces a significant challenge in adequately supplying its new high-readiness force with ammunition to defend against a possible Russian invasion, defense experts have said. European countries have sent significant amounts of their stockpiles of weapons to Ukraine, raising concerns about equipping the alliance’s new high readiness force of 300,000 soldiers on the eastern flank. […]

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BREAKING: Russian forces flee Snake Island after Ukrainian artillery strikes – Reuters

Russian troops have withdrawn from the infamous Snake Island, also known as Zmiyny Island, after the strategically important territory came under “massive” missile and artillery strikes from Ukrainian forces, UAMap live reports. This morning, Thursday June 30, Ukrainian forces launched a new wave of long-range strikes against the Russian Federation (RF)-occupied island of Zmiyny, with […]

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Ukrainian artillery eliminates Russian vehicles after parachute reconnaissance

Footage released by Ukrainian military officials reportedly shows how artillery shot down Russian military vehicles after carrying out reconnaissance with paratroopers. The images show what appears to be a farm surrounded by a group of vehicles and somewhat camouflaged by canoes. The area appears to be hit multiple times, with smoke rising into the air […]

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Putin’s artillery devastated by Ukrainian military attack using US howitzers – VIDEO | World | New

Kremlin forces suffered a critical loss in an attack by the Ukrainian 81st Airmobile Brigade. A group of Russian 2S3 Akatsiya units was devastated by a strategic attack by Ukrainian military forces against Vladimir Putin’s invaders. Video footage from Ukraine showed craters in the ground after the attack, alongside the remains of a collection of […]

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Ukrainian artillery and special forces blast a column of Russian rocket-launching vehicles to pieces

A column of Russian multiple rocket launchers was blown to pieces by artillery with the help of Ukrainian special forces. It is unclear exactly where in Ukraine the footage was filmed, but the footage was obtained from the Special Operations Forces Command (SSO) of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, who said: “First of all, it’s […]

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Ukrainian artillery is about to become much more accurate

Photo by Ukrainian Ministry of Defense It’s official. The United States has provided, or soon will be supply laser-guided artillery shells to the Ukrainian army. The 155-millimeter-diameter Excalibur shells, which focus a spot of laser light and can hit enemy vehicles in forests, revetments and alleys, could help the Ukrainians reduce the firepower advantage of […]

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Philippine Army Creates New Artillery Unit to Operate ATMOS 155mm 6×6 Self-Propelled Howitzers | Defense News June 2022 Global Security Military Industry | Defense Security world news army industry year 2022

According to information published by the Philippine News Agency on June 24, 2022, the Philippine Army activated a new artillery unit, the 10th Field Artillery, which will operate the 12 newly acquired ATMOS 155 mm 6×6 self-propelled howitzers manufactured by the Israeli company Elbit Systems.Follow Army Recognition on Google News at this link New Philippine […]

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2S3 Akatsiya: The deadly artillery both Russia and Ukraine use

The base of the Russian artillery: the 2S3 Akatsiya artillery system – As a relic from the end of the Cold War, the Soviet-designed 2S3 Akatsiya continues to be used extensively by Russia and Ukraine during the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Despite its age, the artillery system (whose Russian nickname means “Acacia” in English) is […]

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Caesars are 19.5 ton artillery units in Ukraine

Russia has depended on heavy artillery for centuries, and the way it is waging its war in Ukraine proves that little has changed. Modern artillery can fire expensive munitions that can be precisely guided to, in the best possible scenario, only hit the target, but it seems clear from the damage inflicted on civilians in […]

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Artillery Systems Market by Growth Rate, Research Methodology,

Artillery Systems Market The Artillery Systems Market report by “The Insight Partners” highlights key drivers and opportunities attributed to the market expansion over the analysis period. It also gives detailed information on the challenges and threats that may hamper revenue generation in the coming years. Furthermore, the report also provides crucial information about the leading […]

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Mobile howitzers take center stage at Eurosatory as artillery fighting intensifies in Ukraine

PARIS – Producers of 155mm mobile howitzers are seeing renewed interest from European nations following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, with the most recent Eurosatory biennial defense exhibition taking a centered approach on artillery. The show, held last week in Paris, featured companies from around the world displaying 155mm howitzers in operation or in the design […]

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Creomagic conducted an artillery demonstration in Asia

Creomagic, an Israeli developer of high-speed wireless cognitive mesh technology solutions, announced that its wideband MANET radio systems demonstrated high-speed data communications and networking without streaming, during a demonstration on the field of artillery target acquisition, for an undisclosed Asian army. The demonstration included a wide deployment of CREOEDGE vehicle radios, installed in customer vehicles […]

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Ukrainian artillery strikes a farm housing Russian armored vehicles

Ukrainian artillery reportedly hit a hangar on a farm that housed Russian armored vehicles. The footage appears to show a farm with Russian troops present. The area is then bombarded several times, several buildings being hit and Russian armored vehicles are said to have been destroyed. The footage was obtained Tuesday evening from the 45th […]

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Ukrainian artillery allegedly eliminated Russian troops in the Kherson region

Footage purports to show Ukrainian troops eliminating Russian soldiers in the Kherson region of southern Ukraine. The images released appear to show Ukrainian artillery targeting entrenched Russian positions in the area. It’s unclear exactly where in the region of Kherson Oblast in southern Ukraine the footage was taken, but it was obtained Monday evening from […]

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CAESAR howitzer: new generation French artillery helps Ukraine fight Russia

For all the high-tech weaponry that accompanied warring forces in Russia’s 2022 “special operation” against neighboring Ukraine, the crux of its outcome – and the cause of much of the misery of those civilians caught between the two sides—is the artillery, either cannons, howitzers, or tanks whose own big guns supplement them. Although the Russians […]

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Inside Ukraine’s elite artillery squads’ deadly duel with Russian forces as Zelensky begs for long-range weapons

THE Sun joined Ukrainian artillery in a deadly duel with Russian forces – and saw a crack team launch a rapid strike within ten minutes before rushing to safety. We got exclusive access to a Ukrainian howitzer crew pounding the southern front with 152mm shells. 6 The Sun joined Ukrainian artillery in a deadly duel […]

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Ivy Mass: Rocket Artillery supports 4ID

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail By Spc. Collin MacKown | 4th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office FORT CARSON, Colo. — Soldiers from Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 14th Field Artillery Regiment, 75th Field Artillery Brigade, participated in Ivy Mass, a joint force live-fire exercise on June 8, 2022. The 75th Field Artillery Brigade […]

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Industrial deal brings Poland one step closer to acquiring South Korean artillery system

SEOUL — The Polish arms group signed a memorandum of understanding with South Korean firm Hyundai Rotem to develop and manufacture the K2PL tank for the Polish military, at the Eurosatory defense show in Paris this week. Amid Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine, Poland is accelerating its efforts to acquire South Korean defense equipment, seeking […]

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Rocket Artillery Support 4ID – Fort Carson Mountaineer

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Soldiers with Battery One, 1st Battalion, 14th Field Artillery Regiment, 75th Field Artillery Brigade, from Fort Sill, Oklahoma, fire live ammunition into a high-speed artillery rocket system mobility (HIMARS) in support of Ivy Mass at Fort Carson June 8, 2022. Ivy Mass is a live-fire exercise that demonstrates and validates the […]

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Ukrainian artillery strikes reportedly destroyed Russian electronic warfare station

Footage from Ukrainian military officials claims to show that a Russian radar station in Ukraine was destroyed in a series of artillery strikes. On Wednesday, Zenger News obtained the footage from the Ukrainian National Guard, the Ukrainian National Gendarmerie and the Internal Military Force. The National Guard said: “The National Guard destroyed an electronic warfare […]

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Eurosatory 2022: Belgium seeks interoperability with new Caesar artillery vehicles

The DGA has ordered nine Caesar 6×6 Mark II from Nexter to equip the Belgian land component from 2027. This contract, for an undisclosed amount, is part of a Franco-Belgian intergovernmental agreement aimed at strengthening military interoperability by pooling equipment and aligning doctrines. The Caesars will join the Jaguar and Griffon armored vehicles in the […]

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US grants Ukraine billion-dollar military aid package including artillery and anti-ship missiles

Topline President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday that the United States would send Ukraine $1 billion in additional military aid, including anti-shipping systems, artillery rockets and munitions. TOPSHOT – Members of the Ukrainian Territorial Defense Forces examine new weaponry, including NLAW … [+] anti-tank systems and other portable anti-tank grenade launchers, in Kyiv on March […]

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CAESAR: the French self-propelled artillery system now in Ukraine

Most self-propelled howitzers are tracked vehicles. This is especially true of older models of mobile guns used by the Ukrainian army. But France still answered the call. Paris sends even more French CAESAR independent wheeled guns to Ukraine, to better bombard Vladimir Putin’s forces. This is a long tube gun that fits in the back […]

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Five dead, 22 injured in Ukrainian artillery attacks in Donetsk, Russian-backed separatists say

Separatist officials and Russian news agencies reported several Ukrainian artillery strikes, including at a market. Russian news agencies later reported that a shell fell on a maternity ward in the city of Donetsk, starting a fire and prompting staff to send patients to the basement. None of the attacks have been independently confirmed and it […]

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Russian artillery shells Sievierodonetsk | Reuters

Sievierodonetsk at the epicenter of the Battle of Donbass Fierce fighting in the city – Zelenskiy Russian troops control around 70% of the city, regional governor says Hundreds of civilians take shelter in a chemical plant KYIV/BAKHMUT, Ukraine, June 13 (Reuters) – Russian forces invaded the eastern Ukrainian town of Sievierodonetsk and pounded an area […]

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Ukraine War Update, Day 108: Ukraine is now an artillery war

Ukraine War Update: On day 108 of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Russian military is still seeking a breakthrough in the Donbass, more than a month after Moscow launched its new offensive in eastern Ukraine. Fighting in the Donbass Most of the fighting is still concentrated in and around Severodonetsk as both sides try […]

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The inquest into the death of a Royal Artillery soldier is set to resume this month

The inquest into the death of a Royal Artillery soldier at Larkhill Garrison near Stonehenge is set to resume later this month. Bomber Nadine Dorothy Askew, 31, from Sunderland, died on July 22. The inquest into his death was opened on July 30 last year and adjourned. Wiltshire and Swindon area coroner Ian Singleton is […]

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Western artillery is already making a difference for Ukraine – regional governor

Artillery systems supplied by the West are already making a difference on the ground for Ukraine and it is “only a matter of time” before its forces regain significant ground in the south, said Wednesday. the governor of the Mykolaiv region. Governor Vitaliy Kim, whose region is partially occupied by Russia but remains one of […]

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Russia lost 1,393 tanks in Ukraine and 703 artillery pieces in Ukraine

Military expert and internal defense columnist Stavros Atlamazoglou breaks down the latest updates on the war in Ukraine – On day 105 of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Russian army is still trying to capture Severodonetsk. Over the past few days, Russian forces have made considerable gains, but Ukrainian defenders still hold positions in […]

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Russia shows the firepower of Pion artillery pieces

New video footage shows the tremendous firepower of Russian 2S7 Pion artillery pieces as troops unload them at Ukrainian military targets. Released by Russia’s Defense Ministry, the video footage opens with the artillery pieces, which are daubed with white “Z” symbols, loaded with shells as they sit in a field. The sequence ends with the […]

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Russian forces hit Ukrainian positions hard with missiles and artillery

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UK to send long-range artillery rockets to Ukraine despite Russian threats | world news

Britain is to supply long-range artillery rockets to Ukraine, despite Russian President Vladimir Putin’s threat on Sunday to bomb new targets if similar weapons from the United States were delivered to Kyiv. The UK will send a handful of tracked M270 multiple rocket launcher systems, which can hit targets up to 50 miles away, in […]

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US Army wants 1,000 mile artillery gun (thanks to Russia)

The US military is watching the war in Ukraine closely and realizing that it needs long-range weapons – think artillery – that can hit from as far away as possible: If the US military has its way, it will one day get a howitzer capable of firing at ranges of over 1,000 miles. Although it […]

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Star Wars Artillery Stormtrooper Helmet Replica Arrives From Hasbro

| Hasbro is back with another Star Wars: The Black Series electronic helmet replica from The Mandalorian. The Empire grows stronger as another Stormtrooper arrives with the Artillery Stromtrooper. This new class of soldier debuted in The Mandalorian Season 2 alongside returning Boba Fett. Star Wars fans get another 1:1 scale replica helmet with the […]

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A montage shows a Russian artillery barrage on Ukrainian targets

This video montage purports to show a devastating artillery attack destroying several military targets in Ukraine in an imposing display of Russian military might. The images released come as invading Russian forces gain bragging rights after their recent advances in eastern Ukraine. Zenger News obtained the images from the Ministry of Defense (MoD) of the […]

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Inside the army mission to build a course correction artillery

For years, enemy armored vehicles, troop formations and weapon systems have been deliberately concealed for the specific purpose of evading US Army precision-guided weapons such as guided Excalibur artillery shells. by GPS. A proven success since its first use in Iraq in 2007, Excalibur has been used to locate enemy targets within one meter thirty […]

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After shipping artillery shells to Ukraine, Canada demands more from South Korea

Canadian Defense Minister Anita Anand speaks with Canadian military personnel during a visit to highlight military assistance to Ukraine at Canadian Forces Base Trenton in Trenton, Ontario, Canada, April 14 2022. REUTERS/Lars Hagberg/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, May 30 (Reuters) – Canada has asked South Korea to provide […]

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Russians show artillery firepower over Ukraine in video

The Russian military has documented the tremendous firepower of the Soviet 2S7M Malka self-propelled artillery as it hurls projectiles into the skies over Ukraine. The official video shows how Russian troops are dwarfed by the massive cannons, which produce a blast so powerful it can physically incapacitate a nearby unprepared soldier or crew member with […]

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Elderly man killed in northwest Myanmar after junta artillery shell hit his home

Yangtse is a subsidiary of Wanbao Mining, which jointly operates the controversial Letpadaung mining site in the region with the Union of Myanmar Economic Holdings Ltd. (UMEHL), a military conglomerate. Yangtse jointly operates two other nearby copper mines at Sabetaung and Kyisintaung with UMEHL, known as the S&K mines. Kyaw Nyein and Chit Thein Zaw […]

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CBS News crew and Ukrainian troops take cover from Russian artillery

Near Kherson, Ukraine — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said his country will fight until it recovers all of its territory from invading Russian forces. On Tuesday, CBS News correspondent Imtiaz Tyab and his team got to see up close what UkraineTroops are confronted as they retake ground from the Russians. They were with Ukrainian […]

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Defense Minister in Victoria announces $98m in artillery shells for Ukraine

Canada will donate more than 20,000 artillery rounds at a cost of about $98 million to support Ukraine’s response to the Russian invasion, National Defense Minister Anita Anand announced Tuesday in Victoria. Canada will donate more than 20,000 artillery rounds at a cost of about $98 million to support Ukraine’s response to the Russian invasion, […]

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Canada to send 20,000 shells to Ukraine

A Ukrainian gun crew quickly moves to a new position after firing an M777 howitzer at Russian positions in the Donetsk region of Ukraine on May 22.IVOR PRICKETT/New York Times News Service Canada is sending Ukraine 20,000 artillery shells: the kind of ammunition Ukrainian forces badly need as kyiv warns of being overrun by the […]

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Ukrainian troops shell Russian hangar and artillery vehicle used to destroy bridge and houses

Ukrainian troops shelled a Russian hangar and destroyed a 2S4 Tyulpan 240mm self-propelled mortar that was used to attack local houses and a bridge, Ukrainian military officials said. The attack, carried out by the Ukrainian Rapid Reaction Brigade and members of the 24th Mechanized Brigade, took place in the easternmost Ukrainian region of Lugansk Oblast. […]

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With big old artillery and tiny new drones, Ukrainian gunners aim to regroup the Russians

The results of the 2S7 strike of the 45th Separate Artillery Brigade in Zaporizhia. Capture of the Ukrainian army A Ukrainian army artillery brigade has begun piloting a new small unmanned aerial vehicle and using it to scout targets for its giant, aging self-propelled howitzers. The results are spectacular. The 45th Separate Artillery Brigade released […]

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Footage from the war in Ukraine captures the moment artillery strikes hit a Russian base | World | News

Aerial footage of the Russian base in southern Ukraine appears to have been captured by a drone that Ukrainian units used to monitor the movement of Russian military hardware. In the video, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry identified a large number of Russian tanks, armored cars and supply trucks gathered in what appears to be an […]

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Russian artillery systems destroyed in Zaporozhye

News » Events in Ukraine The Ukrainian armed forces, together with the partisans, were able to destroy several Russian artillery systems in Zaporozhye. This was reported by the Zaporozhye regional military administration. “Through coordinated actions with partisans, Ukrainian skirmishers destroyed several Russian army artillery systems,” the report said. Follow us on Telegram About the author […]

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Giant artillery opens fire as Russia attacks Donbass

A Russian 2S4 mortar in the Donbass. Screenshot of telegram user @epoddubny Fighting has escalated sharply in the Donbass region of eastern Ukraine. Both sides are bringing more and more heavy artillery, adding to the carnage. But it is the Russians who have the biggest guns and mortars and who are the most willing to […]

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M777: the American artillery gun that could help Ukraine beat Russia

This stage of the fighting in Ukraine is largely about long-range fires. Both sides use artillery to “soften” targets so they can be captured by armored and mechanized infantry units or to deny the other side’s territory. Initially, the Russian army had a great advantage in artillery. But Ukrainian forces are catching up after repeated […]

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Ukraine gets the equivalent of an artillery battalion in new $100m aid package

WASHINGTON — The United States is sending Ukraine an additional $100 million in military assistance, including heavy artillery and counter-artillery radar, the Biden administration announced Thursday. The set is equivalent to the artillery of a US battalion – 18 M115 howitzers, 18 tactical vehicles to tow them and 18 artillery tubes – as well as […]

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One of the most powerful artillery systems ever developed

In 1998, the German army adopted the Panzerhaubitze (PzH) 2000, an incredibly powerful artillery system that is still in use today. He made a name for himself during the war in Afghanistan, earning the nickname “the long arm of [the] FIAS. Recently, it was announced that Germany would deliver the self-propelled howitzer to Ukraine, to […]

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BAE Systems to build additional self-propelled artillery systems with advanced power and digital vetronics

WARREN, Mich. – The U.S. Army is buying improved, fast-moving large-caliber field artillery guns with digital vetronics and modern feed systems, along with their companion tracked armored fighting vehicles, as part of an order for 24 .1 million announced Wednesday. Officials at the US Army Contracts Command’s Detroit Arsenal in Warren, Michigan request from the […]

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RoF 6 rpm, initial speed 820 m/s

ROME, ($1 = 0.96 euros) — Italy will supply the Ukrainian Armed Forces with the FH70 towed howitzer, which fires all standard NATO 155 mm ammunition. The Italian government will provide additional quantities of ammunition, anti-tank weapons, mortars, Stinger MANPADS and light and heavy machine guns. The information was published in the online edition of […]

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US artillery proved decisive in Russian Bilohorivka Bridge disaster

Ukrainian soldiers fire American-donated M777 howitzers to incredible effect For all the Stum and Drang of today’s fights, changes on the ground were rare. Ukraine officially recovered a small town here, Russia did the same there. While much of the front line was on fire (Ukraine claimed 14 separate attacks), the situation on the ground […]

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Trial by Fire: The War in Ukraine Becomes a Grueling Artillery Duel | Ukraine

The call fell Wednesday around noon. There had been ‘chemical poisoning’ after an explosion and patients had to be picked up. Fears of a Russian chemical weapons attack have haunted Ukraine almost since the start of the war, and as volunteer doctors in Sloviansk donned the aging gas masks and plastic suits that were their […]