Vickers K Machine Gun
|Country of Origin||United Kingdom|
|Rate of Fire||950 rounds/min|
Contributor: C. Peter Chenww2dbaseThe Vickers K machinegun, known as the Vickers Gas Operated (VGO) in British service, was developed as a high rate of fire weapon for aircraft by Vickers-Armstrongs, Limited. They were used aboard models such as Swordfish, Battle, and Blenheim aircraft, among others. A few were also used by ground forces, particularly those in commando roles. The British Special Air Service mounted some Vickers K machine guns on jeeps.
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Last Major Revision: Dec 2007
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