Definitions for "12.8 cm Fla K 40"
The 12.8 cm FlaK 40, was a German World War II anti-aircraft built as the successor to the 88 mm gun. Although it never completely replaced the 88, it was one of the most effective heavy AA guns of its era. Like the 88, it was later adapted as a pure anti-tank gun as well, although used almost entirely as a tank gun.