GSH23 23 mm double-barreled aircraft gun
It is intended for firing with fragmentation-mine, armour-piercing-explosive and armour-piercing-tracer shells from different types of aircrafts and helicopters at air and ground targets. The work of automated mechanism is based on use of powder gases energy.
The gun can be used on right or left feed and installed on “Tu”, “MiG”, “Su”, “Yak” aircrafts and “Mi” and “Ka” helicopters.
The gun is produced in two modifications:
- GSH-23L — with localizators for directed removal of powder gases and reduction of recoil.
- GSH-23 — without localizators.
|Rate of fire, shot/min||3000..3400|
|Initial speed of a shell, m/s||700|
|Fixed resource, shot||4000|
|Fire control||electric 27V|