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DRDO ATAGS (Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System)

Towed 155mm Heavy Field Howitzer

The DRDO ATAGS 155mm gun system stands as a new, in-development field support weapon for the Indian Army.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 2/1/2019
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Year: 2022
Manufacturer(s): Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) - India
Production: 6
Capabilities: Fire Support/Assault/Breaching;
Crew: 8
Length: 26.44 ft (8.06 m)
Weight: 13 tons (12,000 kg); 26,455 lb
Power: None. This is a towed artillery system.
Range: 25 miles (40 km)
Operators: India (planned)
Trials of the ATAGS gun were had in 2015. Indian Army user trials were expected for 2017.

The weapon system stands to be introduced into Indian Army service in or around 2022.


1 x 155mm gun tube.

Dependent upon ammunition carrier supply.

Variants / Models

• ATAGS - Base Series Name
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