small arms ammunition


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small arms ammunition

Ammunition for small arms, i.e., all ammunition up to and including 20 millimeters (.787 inches).
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During his two years in DRC MAG says he was involved in many lifesaving clearance projects 'including the underwater removal of 18 items of UXO (unexploded ordnance) and more than 17,000 items of small arms ammunition found in Mbandaka Harbour.
Artillery Ammunition, Hand Grenades, Small Arms Ammunition, Pyrotechnics and Demolition Store and Propellants and Explosives.
Most of the equipment Britain supplies to Israel is components, rather than full weapons systems, although recently approved licences have included small arms ammunition and parts for sniper rifles.
A shotgun and small arms ammunition were also found by police.
He began taking increasingly senior roles within the business, and in 1995 he moved from the Airbus division management team in British Aerospace to take up a key role in another branch of the company, becoming director of the Royal Ordnance small arms ammunition business, based at Radway Green in Crewe, Cheshire.
To buy nearly three million rounds of small arms ammunition, 3,500 mortar shells and mortars and 1,500 rockets for rocket propelled grenades clearly indicates the priorities of the Mugabe regime as its people starve and nation implodes.
Rounds of today's caseless small arms ammunition differ from the small arms ammo we all know, in that there is no primed brass or steel cartridge case to hold the powder and bullet.
They also uncovered large quantities of small arms and small arms ammunition.
The appendices incorporate notes on small arms ammunition, manufacturer's letter codes and a particularly helpful glossary.
Additionally, they directed 12 AF munitions personnel in the safe shipment of small arms ammunition for operations in Haiti.
SELLING: FN Herstal, Rifles, machine guns, small arms ammunition.
The actions of the marine - a heavy machine gunner with 45 Commando based in Arbroath - helped forces uncover a 45-ton cache of mortar rounds, rockets and 65,000 rounds of small arms ammunition.

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