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Land Warfare

PREMIUM: South Korea boosts efficiency of its artillery

2nd March 2021 - 08:22 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Christchurch

More ammunition resupply vehicles, 8x8 command vehicles, unmanned artillery platforms and tactical surface-to-surface missiles are all on their way in South Korea.

By the end of last year, the Republic of Korea Army (ROKA) had received the third batch of K56 ammunition resupply vehicles from Hanwha Defense, and two more batches are expected before production ceases in 2025.

The K56 pairs with the K55A1 155mm SPH, which is essentially a licence-built M109 ...

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