OTO VULCANO is a family of unguided (BER) and guided (GLR) ammunition for the 76mm, 127mm naval guns and 155mm land artillery systems.
The OTO VULCANO 155mm ammunition gives the 155/52 caliber and 155/39 caliber Howitzers the capability to extend their operative range and precision beyond the actual limits, minimizing engagement costs and collateral damages.
OTO VULCANO 155mm projectile is a sub-caliber, fin stabilized airframe, compatible with the use of standard modular charges, with no need of additional propulsion; it is loaded with Insensitive Explosive and Patented tungsten rings; the mechanical interfaces are the same as in standard 155mm ammunition.
OTO VULCANO 155mm available rounds are:
A Mission Planning Module allows exchanging data with the Fire Direction Center for the management of the firing mission.
Ballistic Extended Range (BER)
Unguided multi purpose ammunition:
Guided Long Range (GLR)
Guided ammunition for NFS:
Fully compatible with 155/52 ordnance (e.g. PzH2000) and automatic loading system.