Round 30 mm

30x165 mm Round with HEI Projectile for Automatic Guns 2A42, 2A38 and 2A72


The 30x165 mm Round with High Explosive Incendiary Projectile is intended to engage air and ground targets. The round is fitted with distance-armed, delay action, self-destruct fuze. The automatic guns 2A42, 2A38, 2A72 and modifications are mounted on the following carries:

  • Infantry Fighting Vehicle BMP-2, BMP-3, BMD-2, BMD-3, BTR-80A and their modifications
  • Reconnaissance Vehicle "RIS"
  • Air-Defense Complex "Tunguska"
  • Attack Helicopters Ka-50 and Mi-28 and modifications



Caliber, mm 30 х 165
Fuze Arming Distance, m 20-100
Self-destruction Time 7,5-14,5
Operational Temperature Range, °С  -50…+50
Shelf Life, years 15


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