List of Artillery Guns of Indian Army with specifications: Know Here

List of Artillery Guns of Indian Army with specifications: Know Here

 


Artillery Fire Power of Indian Army

Artillery Guns are used to enhance the operational capabilities of the Infantry Units. They provide cover and support to them in combat scenarios. Their long-range and immense firepower help to decimate the enemy easily. 

Today it is the second-largest arm of the Indian Army, and with its guns, mortars, rocket launchers, unmanned aerial vehicles, surveillance systems, missiles and artillery firepower, it constitutes almost one-sixth of its total strength. The Artillery Guns was a game-changer for the Indian Armed Forces during the Kargil Operations. Some of the Artillery Guns used by the Indian Armed Forces are:

M 777 (Procured From USA)

  • Manufacturer: BAE Systems
  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Calibre: 155mm
  • Type: Ultra Light Howitzer

Haubits FH77 (Bofors Gun)

  • Manufacturer: Bofors
  • Origin: Sweden
  • Calibre: 155mm
  • Type: Field Howitzer

 122 mm howitzer 2A18  (D – 30)

  • Manufacturer: PJSC
  • Origin: Soviet Union
  • Calibre: 122mm
  • Type: Field Howitzer

M-46 130 mm Field Gun  (M – 46)

  • Manufacturer: MOTZ
  • Origin: Soviet Union
  • Calibre: 130mm
  • Type: Field Gun

FV433 Abbot SPG

  • Manufacturer: Vickers
  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Calibre: 105mm
  • Type: Self Propelled Artillery

2S1Gvozdika
  • Manufacturer: Kharkiv Tractor Plant
  • Origin: Soviet Union
  • Calibre: 122mm
  • Type: Self Propelled Artillery

K 9 Thunder (K 9 Vajra T)

  • Manufacturer: Hanwha Land Systems
  • Origin: South Korea
  • Calibre: 155mm
  • Type: Self Propelled Artillery

9K58 Smerch

  • Manufacturer: Splav State Research and Production Enterprise
  • Origin: Soviet Union
  • Calibre: 300mm
  • Type: MBRL (Multi Barrel Rocket Launcher)

Pinaka

  • Manufacturer: Larsen & Toubro, Tata Power SED, OFB (Ordnance Factory Board)
  • Origin: India
  • Calibre: 214mm
  • Type: MBRL (Multi Barrel Rocket Launcher)

BM – 21 Grad

  • Manufacturer: Splav State Research and Production Enterprise
  • Origin: Soviet Union
  • Calibre: 122mm
  • Type: MBRL (Multi Barrel Rocket Launcher)

Dhanush

  • Manufacturer: OFB (Ordnance Factory Board)
  • Origin: India
  • Calibre: 155mm
  • Type: Towed Howitzer

ATAGS (Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System)

  • Manufacturer: Tata Power SED, Kalyani Group
  • Origin: India
  • Calibre: 155mm
  • Type: Towed Howitzer
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