Artillery of the USSR: the self-propelled mortar Tulip (2С4 “Tulip”, 240 mm)

Artillery of the USSR: the self-propelled mortar Tulip (2С4 “Tulip”, 240 mm). Entered service in 1971. Capable of using nuclear munitions with a capacity of up to 2 kilotons. In the post-war period, no country in the world has developed mortars of this power. The caliber of mortars of NATO countries did not exceed 120 mm.

Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Years of production: 1969-1998

Country of origin: USSR

Issued: 588 items

Weight: 27.5 t

Power: 520 hp

Speed: 63 km / h

Crew: 5 persons

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