The Kalashnikova Show: Russia’s Military Secrets with Anna Knishenko

Russia's most powerful ballistic weapons | The Kalashnikova Show. Episode 13

One of the Russian army’s oldest military branches is artillery. RT host Anna Knishenko visits the Mikhailovsky Military Artillery Academy in St. Petersburg to meet future artillerymen. She learns how to use the equipment, including the Tornado-G multiple launch rocket system, Krasnopol artillery system and the 2S-19 Msta-S system. The 40 missiles of the Tornado-G MLRS can be fired in 20 seconds and destroy targets within 40km. The Krasnopol is a laser-guided artillery shell, designed to take down tanks, armoured vehicles and fortifications. The 2S-19 Msta-S is the most powerful self-propelled gun in the world.