BONUS fire in the cold

BONUS fire in the cold November 19, 2016

Finland Ministry of Defence authorized the Army In 2014 to acquire 155 mm BONUS Mk II munitions that search for armoured vehicles. The first BONUS rounds were fired at the beginning of this week in Rovajärvi during field exercises.

BONUS Mk II is a 155mm artillery-fired munition searching for armoured targets. It contains two top-attack, sensor-fused munitions. Once fired, the BONUS releases its 2 IR-guided munitions which start to search for potential targets. The maximum range of BONUS is 35 km.

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