Infantry Weapons

Serbian NORA B-52 howitzer demonstrated in the UAE

22 November 2017

Serbia’s Yugoimport SDPR defence import/export organisation tested and demonstrated the Nora-B52 M15 155 mm/52-calibre wheeled self-propelled howitzer in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on 21 November, the Serbian Ministry of Defence (MoD) announced.

The NORA B-52 engaged targets at a distance of 16 km at the event held at an artillery range north of Abu Dhabi. It was attended by Serbian Defence Minister Aleksandar Vulin and UAE army officers.

Vulin said the weapon demonstrated exceptional characteristics in terms of range, precision, mobility, and manoeuvrability as well as in the speed of reaction. “We have reason to expect that we will have significant success on the global market as well as in the UAE,” he was quoted as saying.

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