Armed with 57-mm cannon with the latest ammunition BMP-3 will be the strongest in the world
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About the possibility of equipping the BMP-3 module AU-220M with a 57-mm gun became clear when the information about the combat system appeared on the official website of the developer JSC CRI "Petrel". There was placed a computer image of the modernized BMP. Desert camouflage pointed out which countries are the first customers.
AW-220M has a perfect fire control system (FCS), which includes a combined sighting system with TV and IR channels, laser range finders and independent 2-planar stabilization of the visual field.
With MSA possible effective detection and identification of targets, guidance on their 57-mm automatic cannon and 7.62 mm machine guns firing from both places, and while driving, as well as to overcome water obstacles.
Automatic 57 mm gun has a maximum rate of fire of 120 rds. / Min. Ammunition - 200 shots. Maximum firing range - up to 12 km. The ammunition includes armor-piercing, high-explosive, as well as the latest guided missiles, which further increase the already high accuracy.
With gun paired machine gun 7.62 mm. His ammunition was 2,000 rounds.
The module rotates 360 degrees. Capable of striking targets in the vertical: from minus 5 to plus 75 degrees.
According to military experts, the AU-220M can be installed not only on newly issued or upgraded BMP-3, but also on the perspective of the machine type, "Kurganets-25," "Boomerang" and "Armata".According to military experts, the AU-220M can be installed not only on newly issued or upgraded BMP-3, but also on the perspective of the machine type, "Kurganets-25," "Boomerang" and "Armata".
BMP-3 the 57mm AU220M Automatic Weapon Station.