Caption: ABOVE: The Canadian Army is seeking new ammunition for its Carl Gustaf weapon and in the future will also acquire a lighter recoilless
These were carried out at the Suffield test range in Alberta and included testing against RPGs, both with unitary and tandem warheads, recoilless
guns and antitank missiles; the Trophy was challenged with consecutive shots, multiple shots, shots at short distance, with clutter and at different angles.
They contained anti-air and tank missiles as well as recoilless
120 mm cannons mounted on jeeps.
Now they've captured government arms, and we're also seeing arms from former Yugoslavia, including anti-tank rocket launchers and recoilless
From a nearby vacant building, insurgents attacked the embassy compound with rocket-propelled grenades, a recoilless
rifle and small arm fire.
of homemade explosives, one 155 mm rocket, 29 mortar rounds, 18 recoilless
rifle rounds, two rocket-propelled grenades and 345 heavy-machine gun rounds.
Having identified the weapon used by the gang as an 82mm recoilless
rifle - designed for use against tank armour but often used to lob grenades at targets - the troops set about hunting its members down and stopping them in their tracks.
The subcategories of light weapons are: heavy machine guns, hand-held under-barrel and mounted grenade launchers, portable antiaircraft guns, portable antitank guns and recoilless
rifles, portable launchers of antiaircraft missile systems, and mortars of a calibre less than 100 mm (UNGA 1997, para 25).
The randomness of the government fighter's fire was underlined on Friday at a battery made up of odds and ends of improvised rocket systems, a recoilless
rifle, anti-aircraft guns and an armoured carrier parked on a rise a few hundred metres from the pocket's southern edge.
But within a few weeks, Gaddafi's soldiers switched tactics, abandoning their vulnerable heavy weaponry in favor of civilian trucks armed with machine guns or recoilless
rifles, which proved difficult to identify and destroy from the air.
Besides destroying terrorists sanctuaries a huge cache of arms and ammunition was also recovered which include two 75mm Recoilless
Rifles five 12.
A doctor in Misrata said rebels had destroyed two tanks with recoilless
rifles, while capturing and burning two more - because they did not know how to drive them.