23 mm GHASHA AVIATION GUN
A single round electrically fired weapon with auto-reload capability.A double barrel automatic gas operated, electrically controlled aviation gun mounted on MIG aircraft having high rate of firing. The Pyre recharging mechanism ensures three reloading. A versatile weapon with Air to Air and Air to Ground capability.
 
TECHNICAL DATA
Calibre 23 mm
Overall length of Gun 1537 mm
Length of barrel 1010 mm
No. of grooves 10
Twist of rifling 575 mm
Direction of Twist RH
Weight of Gun 50.5 Kgs
Type of Feed Belt System
Feed LH & RH
System of operation Gas
Type of Fire Automatic
Triggering Electrical
Rate of fire 3000 to 3400 rpm
Muzzle Velocity 715 m/sec
Range 4000 meters
No. of components 200
 
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Government of India
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