News • Oct 11, 2018 20:18 CEST
At the AUSA exhibit this week, Nammo released the first ever video images showing live-fire testing of the Swimmer, a 30 mm armor piercing ammunition that isn't stopped or deflected by water. In this article, first published in the 2018 BulletIN, design engineer Jan Hasslid discusses the implications of this new technology.
Press Releases • Sep 27, 2018 16:10 CEST
On Thursday 27 September Nammo successfully completed the first launch of Nucleus, a sounding rocket powered by its new hybrid rocket motor. Nucleus launched at 14:16: local time from Andøya Space Center in Northern Norway, and reached an altitude of 107.4 km.
News • Sep 25, 2018 09:49 CEST
After more than 10 years of research, development and testing, Nammo is finally ready to launch its first space rocket. And for the first time, a Norwegian rocket launch will be broadcast live, online.
News • Sep 17, 2018 16:28 CEST
The wheel - undoubtedly one of the world's most significant inventions, but also one where various military applications have helped drive its use and development. From the heavy war chariots of antiquity to artillery wheels of the 19th century, mechanics and engineers have found new improvements and applications, some of which are described in this episode of the podcast series Loose Rounds.
News • Sep 10, 2018 16:14 CEST
See video from the first live fire trials of the F-35-gun, the GAU-22, outside the United States.
News • Sep 05, 2018 12:34 CEST
It’s not very often that you encounter something that works extremely well, but at the same time even its developers can’t tell you exactly why. But that is the case with multipurpose ammunition. For the first 25 years of its existence, its developers did not fully understand every aspect of the physics behind it. Read the full story at Nammo.com.
News • Aug 22, 2018 12:52 CEST
Did you know Greek Trireme designs was one of the first examples of secret military technology, with harsh punishments for anyone sharing plans with foreigners? This, and much more in the latest episode of the podcast series Loose Rounds, where Adin Dobkin and Angry Staff Officer walk us through more than 2000 years of naval history.
News • Jul 18, 2018 19:38 CEST
New episode available of the podcast series Loose Rounds - this time focussed on something we today have come to take for granted - maps, or more precisely, cartography. Join Adin Dobkin and Angry Staff Officer as they take us through its development from ancient times until today.
Press Releases • Jul 06, 2018 13:40 CEST
Nammo yesterday conducted a final, successful ground test of the Nucleus rocket flight propulsion system, at the Nammo Raufoss Test Center. The groundbreaking hybrid rocket technology is now ready to power the first launch of a Norwegian-built space rocket in September 2018.
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