First published in 1987, The Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware provides, within a single volume, the salient technical and operational details of the most important weapons. The complete range of hardware used in land, sea and air forces throughout the world at the time of publication is covered, from tanks to rocket systems, helicopters to cruise missiles, alongside full details of size, weight and operational range. The bookas main strength lies in the detail it gives of armament and associated ammunition capabilities, and of the sensors and other electronics required for the weapons to be used effectively. A key title amongst Routledge reference reissues, Christopher Chantas important work will be of great value to students and professionals requiring a comprehensive and accessible reference guide, as well as to weapons abuffsa.... this latter is to be offered in manual and powered forms, and with a variety Of fire-control systems for a main armament fit that can be varied between the ROF L21 Rarden 30-mm cannon with 120 rounds, the Mauser Model F (MK 30) 30- mm cannon and the Oerlikon KBB 25-mm cannon with 520 rounds; the co-axial armament will be a ... OT-64R-2 and OT-64R-3: command versions of the basic model SKOT-WPT: designation of the Polish recovery and repair version, fitted with a lightanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware (Routledge Revivals)|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-06-03|