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Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2003
Total Production: ?
Origin: South Africa
Corporations: Denel* and Denel Vehicle Systems   (*) lead contractor
Parent System: G6
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1987
Total Production: ?
Family Members: G6
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Description: The G6-52 6x6 is an improved version of the proven G6 self-propelled howitzer to be utilized in harsh military environments. It retains the main skills of G6, but with extended range through a new 155mm 52 calibers gun and providing a increased comfort to the crew. The new G6-52 also provides a multiple round simultaneous impact (up to 6 rounds) capability with a maximum range about 70 km.

The fully automatic, selectable projectile and charge loading allows a maximum rate of fire of 8 rounds/minute. The impressive G6-52 is still under development.

G6-52 Specifications

Ammunition Load: 40
Caliber Multiple: 52
Crew: 5
Wheel Drive: 6x6
Main Gun Caliber: 155 millimeter
Gradient: 84 %
Ditch Crossing Ability: 1 meter
Main Gun Max Range: 70,000 meter (44 mile)
Max Rate of Fire: 8 roundperminute
Sustained Rate of Fire: 6 roundperminute
Cross Country Speed: 35 kph (9.72 mps)
Top Speed: 85 kph (23.6 mps)
SetUp Time: 60 second (0.02 hour)
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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G6-52 News

There are 4 news between
19 Mar 2003 and 12 Nov 2019
Tuesday, November 12, 2019Denel V-LAP Artillery Round Achieves 76.2 Kilometers Range
Tuesday, May 8, 2012Excalibur Projectile Fired from G6 Self-Propelled Howitzer
Thursday, March 15, 2012Denel Land Systems Upgrading the G6-52 High Mobility Self-Propelled Howitzer
Wednesday, March 19, 2003G6-52, Denel's Latest and Most Advanced Artillery System

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