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Want To See The First Aerial Test Of The F-35’s Gatling Gun? Well Here It Is.
Not to long ago Lockheed martin conducted their first aerial test of the f-35’s gatling gun, the GAU-22/A. This weapon can fire 3,300 25mm rounds a minute. The testing of the F-35’s gatling gun was actually very successful but the GAU-22/A won’t be ready to go own some bad guys until 2019 because they are still developing the software. After this check out the Mach Loop.
Lockheed Martin tested the F-35’s gatling gun a few weeks ago. It’s called the GAU-22/A, it can fire 3,300 25mm rounds per minute, and it is more precise but not as powerful as the car-sized A-10’s GAU-8 Avenger. While the GAU-22/A has been successfully tested, the weapon won’t be ready for combat till 2019. The reason: They are still developing its control software.