Russia unveils new generation of "Tornado" multiple rocket launcher
For the first time, the Tichmash company showcased unique footage of the Tornado-G rocket launcher at IDEX-2019.
In a three-dimensional display, the audience were able to watch a the rocket launcher through 360-degree camera glasses.
The Tornado-G can fire 122 mm artillery shells, including Tornado-G and Grad rocket rockets.
For the first time, the Russian pavilion at IDEX showcased ammunition for the Tornado-G rocket launchers, 122 mm non-122mm rockets with high-explosive warheads. It was designed to destroy trenches, unmanned equipment, command centers and other targets.
“The missile is able to hit targets behind the folds of the earth (different slopes, valleys, etc.) and in the mountains, 5 to 20 km away, and operating at temperatures between -50 and +50 Celsius degrees,” said Tichmash’s general manager.
The IDEX which is one of the leading shows in the defence industry, kicked-off in Abu Dhabi on February 17 and will last till February 21.