The Russian army ammunition will be increased resistance
Russian Defense Ministry intends to adopt ammunition increased resilience to external shocks. According to the General Director of FSUE "Krasnoarmeisky research and testing institute of mechanization" of Vladimir Porhacheva, ammunition new generation would be immune to falling from a height, shrapnel injuries and open flame. Operate such munitions are only a detonator.
Ultra long ammunition already in use in other countries, but in Russia they did not exist. In particular, the need to complete the development of such weapons became relevant after a number of incidents of explosions at the arsenals and depots.
Submit the modified ammunition for widespread use has been planned for 2015.