Demonstrated the possibility of a 30-mm automatic cannon Bushmaster II
The Network first published by the old staff of test of the American expeditionary fighting vehicles EFV (Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle; AAAV) – they are shown the armor penetration of the tank shot from the inside, reports the Chronicle.info with reference on Comments
Video published on the YouTube channel btvtinfo. Demonstrated the possibility of a 30-mm automatic cannon Bushmaster II production of the Boeing company, which is installed on the tower at the front of the machine body. During testing, the gun strikes the various types of goals: portraying infantry mannequins, strengthening the role played by the sand bags and brick walls and a tank, armored personnel carriers and infantry fighting vehicle.
The footage shows the impact of armor-piercing projectile in BMP (firing from a distance of 3000 m) and tank (1500 m distance). You can see how projectiles penetrate the armor, the shards fly at the car.
The targets were made by the Soviet BMP-1 and American M60 main battle tank produced in the 60-ies of XX century. The gun itself Mk. 44 Bushmaster II, too, is hardly new – it was adopted in 1972.