20MM MK244 MOD O APDS

Enhanced Lethality Cartridge - ELC

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems 20mm Enhanced Lethality Cartridge (ELC) with Compacted Ball Powder® Propellant gives the MK15 Block 1B system full effectiveness against:

• Fast Attack Boats

• Anti-Ship Missiles

• Helicopters

• Small Water Craft

• Low Flying Planes

Improvements as Compared with MK149

The Mk244 projectile dispersion is 40% less than Mk149. Producing lower Circular Error Probable (C.E.P.) with increased probability of hit.

The Mk244 has a 48% heavier penetrator. The increased penetrator mass coupled with improved ballistic efficiency produces higher kinetic energy on target.