What is 2S23 Nona-SVK?
2S23 Nona-SVK is a self-propelled gun system designed by Russian firm Perm Machine-Building Plant to protect infantry units against enemy forces in the battlefield. The BTR-80 chassis served as the basis for 2S23 Nona-SVK vehicle.
What kind of engine does a Nona KVK have?
The Nona-SVK is based on a modified BTR-80 armored personnel carrier chassis. Wheeled chassis of the 2S23 has a number of advantages over the 2S9 Nona-S, such as greater strategic mobility and lower life cycle costs. Vehicle is powered by the KamAZ-7403 diesel engine, developing 260 horsepower.
Which countries use the 2S23 Nona-SVK mortar system?
A small number of the 2S23 Nona-SVK mortar systems is currently in service with the Russian Army. Some sources suggest that 50 artillery systems of this type are operational. This artillery system has been exported to Venezuela.