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.
- 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.
|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|