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M142 HIMARS and BM-21 Grad

M142 HIMARS BM-21 Grad
Name: M142 HIMARS BM-21 Grad
Origin: USA Russia
Produced: 2004 1963
Unit cost: 5.1 million $ -
Full description: Description, operators Description, operators


Firing range: 2–300 km (1.2–186.4 mi) 20–45 km
Caliber: 227 mm 122 mm
Barrels: 6 or 1 MGM-140 ATACMS missile 40
Engine: - V-8 gasoline ZiL-375 180 hp
Speed: 85 km/h (53 mph) 75 km/h (47 mph)
Weight: 10.9 t 13.71 t
Crew: 3 3

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Length: 7 m 7.35 m
Width: 2.4 m 2.40 m
Height: 3.2 m 3.09 m


Author: By U.S. Army photo -; exact image source, Public Domain, License
BM-21 Grad
BM-21 Grad
Author: "Russian BM-21 Grad in Saint Petersburg" by Robert Wray - Russian Victory Day Preperations (cropped)This image, which was originally posted to Picasa Web Albums, was reviewed on 9 May 2011 by the administrator or reviewer Tm, who confirmed that it was available on Picasa Web Albums under the above license on that date.. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Commons - License