The future of war is already taking shape
In the past year since the conflict broke out, the weapons used by Russia and Ukraine have competed on the battlefield. There are not only tanks and anti-tank weapons, but also first-class air defense systems, fifth-generation fighter jets, and new drones and Internet satellite communication systems. Therefore, this conflict It is also regarded as the “touchstone” of the latest military strategy and weaponry by the global military community. The characteristics of various forms of warfare, such as mechanization, informatization, and intelligence, have emerged and are mixed and superimposed, which may become the state of future warfare.
Starlink satellite system
Musk’s Starlink satellite system not only helped the Ukrainian army launch cyber attacks, but also played a role in helping the Ukrainian army understand the actions of the Russian army and guide missile attacks.
The 2S19 is the last type of self-propelled howitzer developed in the Soviet era. It has a caliber of 152mm. It has a high rate of fire, good maneuverability, and a large amount of ammunition. However, it has low battlefield survivability and poor maintainability. The latest model of the Russian army is 2S19M2.
Russia’s “Geranium-2” suicide drone is actually the Shahed 136 imported from Iran. It is the world’s first swarm drone that has been put into actual combat. It mainly strikes high-value targets such as vehicles and air defense systems. , can be described as cheap and good quality.
T-84 main battle tank
The T-84 is the first new type of tank developed by Ukraine based on the T-80UD chassis after Ukraine’s independence. It is equipped with a hexagonal welded turret with a “blade” explosive anti-armor on the outside and a “curtain” active defense system.
T-72b3 main battle tank
The T-72b3 main battle tank is a refurbished and improved version based on the former main battle tank. It is equipped with a 125mm cannon, an advanced fire control system and an active defense system. It can also launch gun-launched missiles. It is the backbone of Russia’s armored force.
“Iskander-M” tactical missile
This is the most advanced tactical missile used by the Russian army on the front line of the battle. It has a maximum range of about 500 kilometers and is highly maneuverable. It is very suitable for field operations. Mixed with the “Iskander”-K cruise missile, the main force of Russia’s long-range precision strike, it has become the main force of ground fire assault of Russia’s land base.
The Su-35 is a highly improved single-seat, twin-engine, super-maneuverable, multi-purpose four-and-a-half-generation fighter developed by Russia on the basis of the Su-27 fighter. China has also introduced several aircraft.
This single-seat, double-engine stealth multifunctional heavy fighter is Russia’s first fifth-generation fighter, with a combat radius of 1,200 kilometers and a combat load of up to 6 tons. It has good stealth performance, short takeoff and landing distance, super maneuverability, and supersonic speed. features such as cruise.
Su-25 attack aircraft
This is a single-seat high-subsonic close-range air support attack aircraft developed by the Soviet Union in the 1970s. It has a bomb load of 3,000 kilograms and a range of 580 kilometers. It has good subsonic performance and low-altitude maneuverability. It mainly cooperates with ground forces to attack Targets such as tanks, armored vehicles and important firepower points.
PzH-2000 self-propelled howitzer
The PzH-2000 self-propelled howitzer independently developed by Germany fires 155mm ammunition. It is one of the most advanced self-propelled artillery in the world. It has a very high rate of fire. In the rapid fire mode, it can continuously fire 10 to 13 rounds within 1 minute Shells, the firing range can reach 40 kilometers.
“Javelin” anti-tank missile
This is a portable anti-tank missile developed by the United States. It is not only used for shoulder launch, but can also be mounted on wheeled or amphibious vehicles. The bomb can achieve fully automatic guidance, has the ability to fight day and night and ignore it after launch, with a range of 2,000 meters and a vertical penetration depth of 750 mm.
BM-30 “Tornado” long-range rocket launcher
This is currently Russia’s most comprehensive rocket launcher, launching 300mm rockets with a maximum range of 70 kilometers. A salvo can fire 864 submunitions with a diameter of 75 mm, covering an area equivalent to about 96 standard football fields.
M142 “Hippocampus” rocket launcher
The “Hippocampus” rocket launcher developed by the United States adopts storage and launch module technology, which can launch rockets and tactical missiles. Its real advantages lie in motorization, automation and informatization.