NORINCO invites Peruvian military delegation to present latest generation of MLRS vehicles 0507132
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|Friday, July 5, 2013 11:25 AM|
|NORINCO of China invites Peruvian military delegation to present latest generation of MLRS vehicles.|
The Chinese Defense Company NORINCO promotes its range of MLRS (Multiple Launch Rocket System) to meet the tender of Peruvian Army to replace the old Russian-made rocket launcher system BM-21.
BM-21 122mm Multiple Launch Rocket System of Peruvian army.
In response to the request of the Peruvian government for the replacement of its rocket launcher BM-21, and assess opportunities available on the defense market, the Chinese government sent an invitation to Peru to visit the production facilities of the Chinese company Norinco.
Chinese-made Type 90B 122mm MLRS (Multiple Launch Rocket System)
The AR3 is a new MRLS Multiple Rocket Launcher System presented for the first time during the International Defence Exhibition IDEX 2011. The AR3 370mm Multiple Launcher Rocket System (MLRS) is a long range suppressing weapon system developed and manufactured by NORINCO.
The AR3 is equipped at the rear of the chassis with two pods each of four 370 mm rockets.
The weapon system adopts an integralized platform, container-launcher box, and integrated missile launch control system etc.
The AR3 is able to fire 370mm caliber rockets at a maximum range of 220 km or 300mm rockets at a maximum range of 130 km.