Military Periscope Logo

37-mm Type P793 twin anti-aircraft gun

Country of Origin: China


The Chinese 37-mm Type P793 twin anti-aircraft gun system is a development of the Type 74, but has a higher rate of fire and a much more sophisticated fire-control system.

Two types of barrels are available (designated Type A and Type B). The Type A barrel is also used on the Type 74 and has a similar muzzle velocity, rate of fire and effective slant range. The longer Type B barrel has a higher rate of fire, muzzle velocity and slant range. This variant was later designated Type...

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC Contract Number: LCFDL19D0065

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

(+1) 202-450-3967

©Military Periscope 2024

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.