Calibre 122 mm
Number of tubes 40 ( 2 cartridges Ãâ 20 tubes )
Tube length 3000 mm
Tube type Composite for single use ( optionally steel )
Burst fire sequence 40 shots / 20 sec
Effective firing range 20 km+
Elevation 0ÃÂ° / +55ÃÂ°
Traverse - / +102ÃÂ°
Aiming time 15 sec...
The Shenzhou V capsule is being monitored in space via 5 ships which are spread all over the world. Besides the ship there are two international monitoring stations, one is in Pakistan while the other is in Namibia in Africa.
The ShenZhou V lifts off with its human cargo of Lt. Col. Yang Liwei. The returning capsule will bring Yang Liwei back to earth early on 16th October 2003. The re-entry is due to take place over Pakistan and the capsule will land west of Beijing.
In this picture from the Xinhua news agency, first Chinese astronaut Yang Liwei waves before boarding China's first manned spacecraft Shenzhou 5 at Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gansu Province Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2003. China launched its first manned space mission on...
AVIBRAS ASTROS II SYSTEM: Field Artillery and Littoral Warfare. ASTROS II offers the best area coverage with eight types of warheads and unmatched accuracy, delivering a massive blow on targets located from 9km to 90km.