Accession Number : AD0765781

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

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Kosyrev,E.

Report Date : 02 NOV 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 6

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)

Descriptors :   (*AIR DROP OPERATIONS, *SELF PROPELLED GUNS), ANTIAIRCRAFT GUNS, TRACKED VEHICLES, ARMORED VEHICLES, ARTILLERY, PARACHUTE DESCENTS, USSR

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE