Photo: Cpl Jamie Peters RLC / Wikimedia
Currently, many countries began to produce the reactive systems of volley fire (MLRS), but only some of them deserve attention, write in the book “Rocket-technical and ordnance support of the Armed forces of Russia — 2018” Lieutenant Colonel Dmitry Cheban and Lieutenant Dmitriy Avdonin.
The authors identify the U.S. MLRS (Multiple Launch Rocket System), M87 Orkan Serbian, Czech RM-85, Chinese Type “90” and the Belarusian “Belgrade”.
“Combat experience in the Gulf showed a high effectiveness of the MLRS MLRS. According to estimates of foreign military experts, volley one launcher (launcher — approx. “Of the tape.ru”) this system is equivalent in firepower to the volley 33 155-millimeter howitzers,” write the authors.
In June 2018 volley of Donetsk MLRS “snowflake” and “Cheburashka” was on video.
In the same month the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the opening of the military unit, during which familiarized with the received in the Republic of Belarus MLRS “Polonaise”.
Video, photo All from Russia.