fired 5 rounds in 3 seconds, hit the same target, the Swedish “King of Fire Rate” howitzer appeared on the Russian-Ukrainian battlefield 

On the Soledar battlefield, Russian armored units and high-value combat targets were repeatedly attacked by heavy artillery from the Ukrainian army, causing heavy casualties to the Russian offensive troops. Among this heavy artillery, there is a howitzer with outstanding performance. It not only has a peculiar shape but also has amazing shooting accuracy. It has fired… Continue reading fired 5 rounds in 3 seconds, hit the same target, the Swedish “King of Fire Rate” howitzer appeared on the Russian-Ukrainian battlefield 

MORANA 155/52mm: The new self-propelled artillery system from the Czech Republic

The Czech Republic has a long tradition in the development and production of tube artillery systems, with products such as the DANA SPH and ZUZANA 152mm wheeled self-propelled systems. The Excalibur Army company has presented at Eurosatory 2022, its latest development, the MORANA SPH system in caliber 155mm L 52, which is characterized by having a… Continue reading MORANA 155/52mm: The new self-propelled artillery system from the Czech Republic

Artillery combat: Watch Russia’s Hyacinth-S vs American M-777 howitzer

Russia’s Hyacinth-S (2S5 Giatsint-S) self-propelled howitzer, against the American M-777 howitzer on the Ukraine battlefield, and the ending, was extremely unexpected for observers. The Russian Ministry of Defense has published a video showing the 152 mm self-propelled howitzer (ACS) Hyacinth-S in action during the ongoing Russia-Ukraine battle. This self-propelled gun was responsible for destroying of a… Continue reading Artillery combat: Watch Russia’s Hyacinth-S vs American M-777 howitzer

Revealing Ukraine’s ultimate weapon: ‘Artillery King’ makes Russian troops miserable on the battlefield

The Ukrainian army is said to be intensifying its counterattack, forcing the Russian army to retreat on several fronts after receiving a new batch of artillery, including the M777 howitzer dubbed the “king of artillery” by the US. According to 19 Forty Five, the skirmishes between Russia and Ukraine are concentrated in the Donbass region. But… Continue reading Revealing Ukraine’s ultimate weapon: ‘Artillery King’ makes Russian troops miserable on the battlefield

Italy may transfers powerful 155mm FH70 howitzer FH70 to Ukraine

Ukraine may receive more 155mm howitzers, this time from Italy,as Kyiv seeks to tip the artillery balance against Russia. The Italian newspaper La Repubblica on May 13, 2022 announced that Rome will provide many modern weapons, including the powerful 155mm FH70 howitzer, to Ukraine. FIM-92 Stinger MANPADS, antitank weapons, machine guns and ammunition are also… Continue reading Italy may transfers powerful 155mm FH70 howitzer FH70 to Ukraine

Ukraine is about to receive top four “Howitzer” in the world, that can change the course of battle

The 1st Army, one of the Russian Army’s most powerful tank units, will face four of the world’s most powerful artillery pieces as part of the West’s aid to Ukraine. The four most modern and heavy self-propelled guns in the world include Germany’s PZH-2000 self-propelled howitzer, France’s Caesar self-propelled howitzer,  America’s M-109A6 Paladin self-propelled howitzer… Continue reading Ukraine is about to receive top four “Howitzer” in the world, that can change the course of battle

Israel’s new generation SIGMA 155mm/52 calibre self-propelled howitzer

The Israeli company Elbit Systems developed a new generation of 155mm SIGMA wheeled self-propelled howitzers to replace the M109 crawler self-propelled howitzers currently in service with the Israeli armed forces. Today, with the advantage of being lighter and easier to deploy by rapid response units using military transport aircraft, self-propelled howitzers have become very popular… Continue reading Israel’s new generation SIGMA 155mm/52 calibre self-propelled howitzer

South Korea: The Supplier of 155mm howitzer to the world

Australia has become one of a growing number of export customers for the South Korean K9 Thunder self-propelled 155mm howitzer. Australia will modify the current K9A1, which entered service in 2018, as the Huntsman AS9. The initial order is for 30 AS9s howitzers and fifteen AS10 ARVs (armored resupply vehicles). All will be built in… Continue reading South Korea: The Supplier of 155mm howitzer to the world

What is the difference between a howitzer and a cannon? Which is more powerful?

The difference between howitzer and cannon is mainly in function, which can also be seen through appearance. A cannon is a large-caliber gun classified as a type of artillery and usually launches a projectile using explosive chemical propellant. While a howitzer has a thick barrel and generally a large ranged weapon between an artillery gun which has smaller, higher-velocity shells fired at flatter trajectories. The term… Continue reading What is the difference between a howitzer and a cannon? Which is more powerful?