Works on service life extension can be carried out in the territory of the Customer and in the Republic of Belarus.
Upon Customer’s wish works can be carried out by delegated team in its territory.
Period of works performance is to be determined basing on the existing conditions and technical state of the ammunition.
Works are carried out in three stages.
study of ammunition storage, operation and application conditions;
evaluation of technical state and selection of artillery ammunition evaluation group (4–6 pcs from ammunition lot)
Selection of 50% of evaluation group for the purpose to carry out flight tests;
disassembly of remaining ammunition to components, technical examination;
-laboratory bench tests (physical-chemical analysis of special chemical material, fire bench tests for jet engines etc.)
issuing the report on ammunition admission to flight tests;
carrying out flight tests jointly with the Customer (test launches);
issuing the report on the possibility of further ammunition operation within the period proved by test results.
Upon the comletion of ammunition service life extension procedure, it’s possible to carry out the repair and restoration of failed assemblies and units of on-board equipment:
repair of semi-active laser self-homing head;
upgrade of control compartment to the level of an electronic unit using modern hardware components;
projectile checking using testing equipment and ammunition service life extension.