Sunday, February 25, 2024

Russian Army unveiled mock-up of 2S41 «Drok» self-propelled mortar system concept

Joint Stock Company Central Research Institute “BUREVESTNIK” has unveiled a new 2S41 «Drok» self-propelled mortar system concept.

The 2S41 «Drok» (Gorse) is a light-weight wheeled self-propelled and air-droppable 82 mm mortar system.

The new combat system is a combination of  82 mm mortar and a 4×4 high mobility lightweight vehicle. The 2S41 «Drok» based on  4×4 chassis of Russian K4386  special armoured vehicle. The new K4386 vehicle developed by JSC “Plant of special vehicles”  and Kamaz for Russian paratroopers.

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According to the designers, the new 2S41 «Drok» light-weight  82 mm mortar system provides high firepower capabilities and reliability during combat missions, and also offers enhanced protection for the crew.

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