Accession Number:

AD0848775

Title:

NVA Troop Antiaircraft Defense

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSONAFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-08-06

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

With the rapid development of various types of military aircraft, the demands have increased for more responsive antiaircraft equipment with a higher degree of maneuverability, greater range, accuracy, and dependability. Following a listing of requirements of improved antiaircraft artillery to match new developments in aircraft speed, high- and low-altitude flight, and maneuverability, a detailed description is given of the following equipment 14. 5-mm-Fla-MG-Vierling, with a quadruplet-barrel turret, 23-mm-Zwillingsflak, a twin-barrel flak gun, 57-mm Flak, and 100-mm-Flak. For each weapon, data include range, accuracy, and group maneuverability.

Subject Categories:

  • Antiaircraft Defense Systems
  • Fire Control and Bombing Systems
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE