Ukraine has already received ACS M109 - Reznikov

SAU M109 Paladin
SAU M109 Paladin
© Photo: from open sources
Kostiantyn Golubtsov

Kostiantyn Golubtsov

Published: May 28 2022 at 11:21 am

The Armed Forces of Ukraine received self-propelled artillery units M109.

The Minister of Defense of Ukraine Oleksiy Reznikov announced the receipt of weapons.

Artillery systems arrived in Ukraine as a result of cooperation between several countries that support us in the fight against Russian aggression.

The Minister noted that he was pleased to announce the news that the 155-mm artillery fleet in the Armed Forces of Ukraine is being replenished.

“Ukraine has already received the M109 ACS of one of the modifications. This is a very high quality technique. And its receipt was the result of cooperation between several countries, "said Oleksiy Reznikov.

Earlier we reported that the Netherlands, Italy and Belgium have agreed to transfer additional weapons to Ukraine.

Then it was assumed that we are talking about American self-propelled artillery M109, or German PzH - 2000.

SAU M109A6 Paladin
SAU M109A6 Paladin. Photo: from open sources

M109 - American self-propelled artillery system, which is in service with the US Army and several other countries.

It was developed in the early 1960s.

During serial production, it was repeatedly modernized and also produced under license in the 1990s in South Korea.

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