Accession Number:

AD0765781

Title:

An Airbourne, Artillery, Self-Propelled Unit (Aviyadesantnaya Avtilleriiskaya, Samoyodnaya),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-11-02

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

The report discusses the innovations in the development of highly mobile, self-propelled artillery and the advantages of equipping airborne troops with self-propelled weapons. To avoid impairing mobility of the airborne infantry, the self-propelled artillery mounts were adapted for dropping by parachutes. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE