Ukraine to Send 230 mm Long Range Cannons Pion to the Front

The Armed Forces of Ukraine are actively restoring self-propelled 2S7 Pion artillery cannons.

This is stated by Channel 24, Censor.NET reports.

Currently these SP guns are being restored at repair plants in Shepetivka and Rivne. In 1996 Ukraine abandoned Pion howitzers due to their ability to shoot missiles with nuclear warheads. Now, these long-range artillery guns are being removed from storage and brought to operating state.

2S7 Pion is a Soviet era self-propelled howitzer, designed to suppress the rear, the destruction of vital facilities and means of nuclear attack in tactical depth to a distance of up to 47 km.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n311177