MOSCOW, Jan. 17 — RIA Novosti. The new upgraded systems command vehicle artillery fire control "Machine-B" arrived in Southern Military District (SOUTH), according to the press service of the Southern Military District.
"The new upgraded systems command vehicle artillery fire control" Machine-B "entered service in military units SOUTH Stavropol and Krasnodar regions, Volgograd region, Chechnya and Dagestan, as well as in the Russian military bases in South Ossetia and Abkhazia," — said in a statement .
This complex is designed for reconnaissance and fire control of artillery units in close cooperation with motorized infantry and tank units in combat. It consists of several vehicles equipped with advanced navigation system "GLONASS" digital communications by electronic means for surveillance and reconnaissance, self-contained power supply.
"Time to prepare data for firing was reduced on average three times, improved the accuracy of data preparation, decreased consumption of ammunition for sighting purposes," — said in a press release.