Defense24 Slovak Defense Minister Jaroslav Naď confirmed that the 155mm Zuzana 2 self-propelled howitzer will be supplied to Ukraine.
Ukrainian troops are being trained to use 155mm self-propelled howitzers Zuzana 2, according to Jaroslav Naď.
Slovakia will deliver eight 155mm self-propelled howitzers to Ukraine.
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Zuzana 2 is a wheeled 155mm self-propelled howitzer developed and manufactured by the Konstrukta – Defense Company of Slovakia. The artillery system is placed on a special chassis TATRA 8 × 8. The chassis enhances mobility and range.
The main armament is a 155mm / 52 caliber cannon, 8.2m long and weighing 1,894kg. It can fire six 155mm Nato rounds per minute in automatic mode and two per minute in manual mode. It has a minimum range of 5km and a maximum range of 41km with ERFB-BB ammunition.
The artillery system has both direct and indirect firing capabilities and can carry 40 ready-to-fire rounds and 40 rounds in the conveyor.