NORINCO to showcase battle tanks, air defense systems, intelligent weapons at Airshow
Published: Nov 05, 2018 06:18 PM

Tanks developed by China North Industries Group Corporation Limited are on display at the Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province on Monday. Photo: Liu Yang/GT

China North Industries Group Corporation Limited (NORINCO) will bring its independently developed main battle tanks and armored vehicles, anti-missile and air defense systems, and intelligent ammunition among other weapons to Airshow China 2018 starting Tuesday in Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province.

NORINCO will use real products, VR simulations, dynamic performance and other means to display more than 160 products. Over 60 percent of all exhibited products are newly developed.

Battle tanks and armored vehicles represented by VT4 main battle tanks, VT5 light tanks, ST1 105mm assault guns, VN17 infantry fighting vehicles and VN16 amphibious 105 assault guns will be unveiled.

Equipped with strong weapons systems and advanced information systems, these vehicles have an advantage in off-road mobility, multiple strikes, and information coordination. Such armored vehicles are popular in global market.

NORINCO also brought its Tianlong-50 air defense missile and Yitian air defense system to the show. Air defense products of NORINCO focus on low-altitude and ultra low-altitude defense, integrating medium- and short-range anti-aircraft missiles and self-propelled anti-aircraft systems. These products comprise a multi-layer comprehensive defense system.

Intelligent ammunition with a long distance range, high precision, fierce firepower, and easy operation effectively improve the striking efficiency of weapons. Red Arrow anti-tank missiles and Blue Arrow air-to-ground missiles will also be unveiled in the air show.

With all these products, NORINCO aims to provide a weapons and vehicle system for customers. The system will improve overall capabilities instead of offering a single product to address a specific need. The system will fulfill the diversified and personalized needs of users.