Novorossiya BMD-2 opened fire...

The BMD-2 airborne combat vehicle is a further development of the previous www.military-today.com/apc/bmd1.htm. The main objective was to improve armament comparing with its predecessor. Development began in the early 1980s and in 1985 this vehicle entered service with the airborne units of the Soviet Army...The most significant difference of the BMD-2 is a 30-mm cannon similar to the www.military-today.com/apc/bmp2.htm in place of rather inaccurate 76-mm gun. The BMD-2 has a both-way armament stabilizers, so it can fire accurately on the move. This vehicle also received newer anti-tank guided weapons, while there are a total of three 7.62-mm machine guns, two of them operated by the troops. Usually portable anti-aircraft missile launchers are also carried to fight against helicopters....This BMP-2 in video is probably captured from Ukrainian army and uses 30mm cannon....

Loading...

Liveleak on Facebook