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

Here’s why Russia’s Tos-1A is called Blazing Sun | The Kalashnikova Show. Episode 15

The Tos-1A Solntsepyok is a Russian multiple rocket launcher. Its Russian name, Solntsepyok, can be translated as ‘blazing sun’ because this flamethrower system is able of unleashing hell with its 24 220mm missiles. The Tos-1A system’s intense firepower makes it one of Russia’s most powerful weapons. A full salvo can be fired in just 6 seconds and raze an area the size of eight football pitches to the ground. Check out this episode to see why the Western media has dubbed Solntsepyok ‘the Devastator’.

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