Specifications for the
6x6 Multiple Rocket Launcher
Country of Origin: Soviet Union
Manufacturer: Automotive Factory No. 2 ZiS / ZiL - Soviet Union
Initial Year of Service: 1949
Focus Model: BM-24 MLRS
Overall Length: 21.98ft (6.70m)
Width: 7.55ft (2.30m)
Height: 9.55ft (2.91m)
Weight: 10.1 US Short Tons (9,200kg; 20,283lbs)
Powerplant: 1 x ZiL-151 6-cylinder water-cooled gasoline engine developing 109 horsepower.
Maximum Speed: 40mph (65 km/h)
Maximum Range: 267 miles (430 km)
NBC Protection: None
12 x M-24FUD rockets (HE, Smoke, Chemical)
Dependent upon ammunition carrier. Various warhead types.
BM-24 - Base Series Designation; launcher fitted to rear of ZiL-151 6x6 utility truck.
Afghanistan; Algeria; China; Czechoslovakia; East Germany; Egypt; Hungary; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Kuwait; Libya; North Korea; Poland; Saudi Arabia; Soviet Union; Sudan; Syria; Tunisia; Vietnam