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Origin: Russia
Corporations: KBP
Parent System: 2A42
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Description: The 2A42 is a 30mm multi-purpose automatic cannon designed by KBP to equip armored vehicles and rotary-wing aircraft. The 2A42 gun can engage materiel, dismounted infantryman, medium armored vehicles and low-flying aircraft. To date, the 2A42 cannon has been integrated with BMD-1/2/4, BMP-2 armored vehicles; Ka-50 and Mi-28 attack helicopters.

2A42 Applications

Armored Vehicles BMD-4 BMP-2 BMPT BMPT-72 BTR-90 K-17 Kurganets-25 IFV T-15 Cannons & Gear Boomerang-BM Combat Aircraft Ka-50 Black Shark Ka-52 Alligator Ka-52K Katran Mi-28NE Mi-28NM

2A42 Specifications

Caliber: 30 millimeter
Max Rate of Fire: 800 roundperminute
Sustained Rate of Fire: 200 roundperminute
Muzzle Velocity: 960 mps
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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2A42 News

There are 8 news between
17 Feb 2011 and 25 Aug 2017
Friday, August 25, 2017Russian Army to Get BMPT Terminator Fire Support Vehicles
Friday, July 7, 2017Russia Upgrading BMPT-72 Tank Fire Support Vehicle
Monday, July 3, 2017Russian BMPT-72 Fire Support Tank Successfully Tested in Syria
Monday, July 11, 2016K-16 and K-17 Wheeled Armored Vehicles Ready to Enter Service with the Russian Military
Wednesday, April 1, 2015Russian Navy Ka-52K Helicopter to Receive Zhuk-AE Radar
Tuesday, March 24, 2015Kurganets-25 Tracked Armored Vehicle Spotted Outside Moscow
Monday, July 14, 2014Russian Paratroopers to Receive 800 2A42 Automatic Cannons by the End of 2014
Thursday, February 17, 2011Russia to Showcase its BMPT Fire Support Combat Vehicle at IDEX 2011

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