24/09/2015 17:07

MODIAR designed new version of 60 and 82 mm caliber mortar

Azerbaijan Ministry of Defence Industry (MODİAR) designed version of 60 and 82 mm caliber mortars with longer shooting range.

This was told to AzeriDefence.com at MODIAR.

82 mm caliber 20N5 mortar which are operated by Azerbaijani Army differ from foreign analogues by light weight and long range.

Weight of 20N5 mortar without optic sight is 47.5 kg and the maximum range is 4,000 meter. 60 mm caliber 20N6M long range mortar, produced at Azerbaijani defense enterprises has weight of 18 kg and periodicity of firing -20 shots per minute. The range is 2,550 meter.

The light version of this mortar – 20N6MT Commando has the range of 1,600 meters. All three mortars can be supplied by optic sights produced in Azerbaijan or any other country.