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Sequence of Function

<b>PzH 2000</b> <b>PzH 2000</b> <b>Ballistic Flight</b> <b>Ejection Phase</b><br>
																								<ul><li>- firing of expulsion charge by time fuze </li>
																								<li>- expulsion of the submunitions </li></ul> <b>Separation Phase</b>
																									<ul><li>- separation of submunitions and projectile base </li>
																									<li>- deceleration and despinning</li>
																									<li>- activation of power supply</li></ul> <b>Stable Descent Phase I</b>
																									<ul><li>- separation of ballute</li>
																									<li>- deployment of IR-sensor</li>
																									<li>- arming of Save and Arming Unit</li></ul> <b>Stable Descent Phase II</b>
																									<ul><li>- parachute opening</li>
																									<li>- transition to stable descent</li></ul> <b>Search Phase</b>
																								<ul><li>- MMW- and IR-sensor in function</li>
																								<li>- signal processing unit in function</li>
																								<li>- scanning of target area</li></ul> <b>Engagement Phase</b>
																								<ul><li>- target detection</li>
																								<li>- firing of warhead</li>
																								<li>- explosive forming of penetrator</li>
																								<li>- target penetration</li></ul> <b>Target Destruction</b>