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Ukraine announced the arrival of the Sweden Archer air defense system

May 28, 2023

The FH77 BW L52 Archer 155 mm self-propelled artillery system will arrive in Ukraine this summer.


According to Ukrinform, the Ministry of Defense announced this in a Telegram message.

"Archer self-propelled artillery system: the legendary Swedish Archer will destroy the Russian invaders," the ministry emphasized.

The FH77 BW L52 Archer self-propelled artillery system has anti-ballistic armor to protect the crew and engine. Its firing range reaches 30 km, with active-reactive ammunition - up to 40 km, and with corrected Excalibur ammunition - up to 60 km. The maximum rate of fire is 9 rounds per minute.

"Mobile and fast, the Swedish self-propelled artillery system will strengthen Ukraine's defense capabilities and ensure the preservation of lives," the Ministry of Defense emphasized.

Author - Serhii Kolomiets, 28/05/2023

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