LZS-12,7 AND LZS-12,7 WLKM GUN PODS

Description

The LZS-12,7 and LZS-12,7WLKM Gun Podsare integral systems for suspending on typical pylons of aircraft and helicopters (with fixing system of NATO standard and former Warsaw Pact-e.g. BD3-55M). The Gun Pods can be armed with a 12,7mm Heavy Machine Gun WKM-Bm or 12,7mm Multi-Barrel Machine Gun WLKM-Bm fed by ammunition 12,7 x99  of NATO standard. The Gun Pod is reusable weapon system suspended on the outer racks and rigidly connected with the helicopter or aircraft.

The LZS-12,7 and LZS-12,7WLKM Gun Pods are designed to arm helicopters and other flying objects for fighting air and ground targets with different resistant characteristics.

Main characteristics:

  • high accuracy and efficiency due to automatisation of firing,
  • it can be mounted on different types of aircraft and helicopters,
  • it is possible to fire with series of programmed length,
  • outside ejecting of the cartridge cases and links,
  • calculation of remaining ammunition.

 

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Technical data

WKM-Bm WLKM-Bm
Ammunition 12,7 mm x 99 12,7 mm x 99
Dimensions  2515 x 555 x 545 mm 2515 x 555 x 545 mm
Weight 170 kg 190 kg
Ammunition volume 250 cartridges 320 cartridges
Feeding/reloading electric/ pneumatic electric/ pneumatic