G5-2000 Initial Operational Capability (IOC): Total Production: ? Also Known As:Eagle Origin:South Africa Corporations: Denel
Parent System:G5 Initial Operational Capability (IOC): Total Production: ? Family Members:G5
Reviews There are no reviews so far
Description: The G5-2000 is a 155mm 52-caliber towed howitzer with improved accuracy and range over the G5 artillery system. Firing the V-LAP projectile the G5-2000 has a maximum range of 55 km, with Base-Bleed projectiles 42.5 km, and employing conventional projectiles the range is 32 km. In addition, it can fire 3 rounds in just 18 seconds (maybe 15 seconds), and a maximum rate of fire of 6 rounds/minute.
The G5-2000 features multiple rounds simultaneous impact capability, self-propelled capability through the auxiliary power unit, autonomous navigation system, high accuracy, and digital data transfer.
The G5-2000 artillery system is still under development and will be compatible with all NATO 155mm ammunition.
Wheels: 4 Dimensions Height: 2.30 meter
Length: 13.1 meter
Main Gun Caliber: 155 millimeter
Width: 2.43 meter Performance Main Gun Max Range: 55,000 meter (34.2 mile) Rates Max Rate of Fire: 6 roundperminute Time SetUp Time: 2 minute (0.03 hour) Weight Max Weight: 13,900 kilogram
CEP: Circular Error Probable
Meters (m) Kilometers (km) Nautic Miles (nm) Inch (in) Yard (yd) Foot (ft) Millimeter (mm)
Pound (lb) Kilogram (kg) kN (KiloNewton) Ton (t)
Meters per Second (mps) Kilometers per Hour (kph) Knot (kt) Miles per Hour (mph)
Liter (l) Galon (gl)
Year (yr) Minutes (min) Second (sec)