The M339 HE--MP--T was purposely developed to meet urban combat needs, and thanks to its programmable multi--functional fuse it can be used in Delayed Impact, Super Quick or Air Burst
Sew Chee Jhuen, president of ST Kinetics, said, We are proud to have the opportunity to provide 40mm high velocity Air Burst
Ammunition for the U.
The latest design incorporates new features; the cannon is the new stretched version of ATK's 30 mm Mk44 fitted for air burst
munitions that should be qualified in late 2012.
Both the Cerberus and the Hydra will also be able to fire air burst
munitions, which are in an advanced development stage.
To enhance the lethality of underbar-rel grenade launchers, IMI of Israel developed the Multi Purpose Rifle System (MPRS), a system made of main subsystems: the assault rifle with UBGL, the sight with embedded Fire Control System (FCS) and a 40-mm air burst
grenade with a built-in programmable fuse.
When the required range has been reached the time fuze functions to produce an air burst
able to neutralise targets normally hidden behind frontal cover.
You pull the door open and crisp, cool, clean-smelling air bursts
9) Steel balls enclosed in a shell case intended for air bursts
, the invention of Captain Henry Shrapnel.
During that stay, we faced live bullets, Artillery shelling, air bursts
, ground attacks apart from natural catastrophe like avalanches, ice covered crevices with open jaws, varying temperature from minus 20 degree to minus 50 degree.
cause more damage than nukes detonated on the ground, he noted.
Designed with oversized compressed air cannons and reservoirs that permit high volumes of compressed air bursts
to clean the filter cartridges at frequent intervals
From Friday night until Monday morning, the air bursts
with such catchy tunes as "Waiting for the Robert E.