A series of modern weapons and military equipment from Vietnam and other countries were introduced and displayed at the first international defense exhibition held in Vietnam, from December 8 to 10.
View of the outdoor exhibition area at the exhibition in the morning of 8-12
The opening ceremony of the Vietnam International Defense Expo 2022 (Vietnam International Defense Expo 2022) took place at Gia Lam Airport (Hanoi) on the morning of December 8.
170 units, defense and security enterprises from 30 countries with a series of advanced weapons and military equipment on display.
Right after pressing the opening button, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh, Minister of National Defense Phan Van Giang joined domestic and foreign delegates to visit the exhibition area.
Here are a bunch of close-up photos of military hardware and weapons at the exhibition recorded by Tuoi Tre Online reporter on December 8:
The R-17E surface-to-surface missile has a length of 11.25m, a body diameter of 0.88m, a launch weight of 5.9 tons with a maximum range of 300km, a damage area of 4-6ha – Photo: NAM TRAN
Vietnam’s S125-2TM air defense missile complex. The complex can fight independently or as part of an air defense cluster. The maximum speed of the target when shooting is up to 900m/s, and the maximum height of the target in the air is 25km – Photo: NAM TRAN
One of the modern weapons introduced by the Vietnamese defense industry at the 2022 National Defense Exhibition is a duo of main battle tanks T-90S and T-90SK. Thanks to being equipped with 4 layers of protection – both active and passive, making the T-90S the best-protected battle tank in the world today – Photo: NAM TRAN
The 1,000-horsepower engine allows the T-90S tank to reach a maximum speed of up to 60 km/h with a range of up to 550 km. The 125mm 2A46M5 smoothbore main gun is equipped with the 2E42-4 directional stabilization system and the latest automatic loading system to help the T-90S tank have a high rate of fire (about 7-8 shots per minute), surpass superior to most tanks with similar tactical features in the world. In the photo: Visitors to the exhibition area 2 tank variants T-90s and T-90SK – Photo: NAM TRAN
The display area of the VRS-2DM radar station, which is one of many defense products researched, designed and manufactured by Viettel Military Industry and Telecommunications Group, is a low-decimeter radar system. dm) is also the main type of radar used as a guard to catch low and very low flying targets – Photo: NAM TRAN
The showcase area displays the features of Vietnam’s 53VA torpedo tactics – tactics. The 53VA torpedo shell is a gas-powered projectile with a self-guided head, a combined blasting device, moving underground in the water, used to destroy surface ships, floating submarines and floating structures of the enemy. . This type of ammunition weighs 1,900kg, the longest distance is 11km, the speed is 29 knots – Photo: NAM TRAN
AW-189 helicopter number VN-8645 of the Southern Helicopter Company. The AW-189 is the latest generation of medium-range helicopters today, designed to optimize operations in harsh conditions, perform specialized tasks in the oil and gas industry, and fully meet the safety standards. Safety requirements of the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the European Aviation Safety Commission (EASA) and the requirements of the Oil and Gas Operators Association (OGP) – Photo: NAM TRAN
Cannon 152 D20, extremely dangerous weapon of the artillery force of Vietnam. Cannon weighs up to 5.7 tons, when moving requires a tow truck. The cannon is equipped with a very modern directional aiming system, which can operate both during the day and at night and can especially shoot tanks when using the direct firing method – Photo: NAM TRAN
Model F16 fighter aircraft. 1/10 scale is shown. F-16 has a crew of 1 member, 14.8m long, 4.8m high, 9.8m wingspan, take-off weight 16,875 tons, speed 2,100km/h, range over 3,200km, ceiling 15,240m . This light fighter is armed with an M61 Vulcan cannon and can be armed with air-to-air missiles and a variety of missiles or bombs… The F-16 Fighting Falcon is considered an excellent fighter in air combat. . The model is on display at the booth of Lockheed Martin, the US corporation’s aerospace, weapons, defense, information security and technology – Photo: NAM TRAN
Showroom of India’s BrahMos supersonic cruise missile model. India is also planning to develop BrahMos missiles into hypersonic weapons with a flight speed of Mach 5 (5 times the speed of sound) and equip them on Su-30MKI aircraft (pictured). India announced that it is ready to export BrahMos missiles to countries with needs, including Southeast Asia. At Vietnam International Defense Expo 2022, BrahMos Aerospace introduced variants of the BrahMos missile line – Photo: NAM TRAN
Mongolian Defense Minister Saikhanbayar Gursed (left) talks with delegates at an arms display booth – Photo: NAM TRAN
Delegates can “try” the current weapon models of the units right at the exhibition – Photo: NAM TRAN
Modern models of warheads and guns are displayed at the Indian booth – Photo: NAM TRAN
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