PzH 2000 Supports Afghan Police

RSS

Panzerhaubitze 2000 (PzH 2000) 155 mm armored artillery supported Afghan security forces over the weekend, the Bundeswehr reported today.

Bundeswehr photo

After a Kleinfluggerät Zielortung (KZO) unmanned aerial vehicle reconnoitered 20 insurgents who had attacked an Afghan National Police base and fatally wounded a policeman in Qara Yatim west of Kunduz, a PzH 2000 fired six illuminating rounds as an escalation of force.

Please or Register to post comments.

What's Ares?

Aviation Week editors blog their personal views on the defense industry.

A Century of Aviation Week

Aviation Week & Space Technology is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. In a series of blogs, our editors highlight editorial content from the magazine's long and rich history.

 

Blog Archive
Penton Corporate

Sponsored Introduction Continue on to (or wait seconds) ×