List of modern Russian small arms and light weapons

Last updated

The following is a list of modern Russian small arms and light weapons which were in service in 2016:

Contents

Handguns

Revolvers

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
Nagant M1895
7 shot revolver
7.62×38mmR
(7.62 mm Nagant)
1895–present [1]
still used by some police and
security forces
A Nagant M1895 produced in 1941 by the Tula Arsenal with its 7.62x38mmR ammunition Nagant Revolver.jpg
A Nagant M1895 produced in 1941 by the Tula Arsenal with its 7.62×38mmR ammunition
Flag of The Russian Empire 1883.svg  Russia
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg  Belgium

Pistols

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
Tokarev pistol 7.62×25mm Tokarev 1930–present in use in some reserve forcesTT-30
TT-33 1933
Tokarev pistol TT33.JPG
Tokarev pistol
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Makarov pistol 9×18mm Makarov 1951–present
still widely used by police,
military and security forces
IZh-70, IZh-71, MP-71 commercial variants:
Makarov pistol Pistolet Makarova.png
Makarov pistol
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
PSM pistol 5.45×18mm 1973–present
still issued to high
ranking government
officials, police, military
& security forces
IZh-75 (commercial)
Baikal-441 (.25 ACP)
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
P-96 pistol 9×19mm Parabellum
(9×18mm Makarov)
2000s–presentP-96S (9×17mm)
P-96M P-96M Interpolitex-2009.jpg
P-96M
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
OTs-27 Berdysh 9×18mm Makarov
(9×19mm Parabellum)
(7.62×25mm Tokarev)
1994-present
used as service pistol in Ministry of Internal Affairs and other law enforcement.
Ots-27 (9×18mm Makarov)
OTs-27-2 (9×19mm Parabellum)
Ots-27-7 (7.62×25mm Tokarev)
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
GSh-18 9×19mm Parabellum 2000–present one of the
standard sidearms
for all branches of
Russian Armed Forces
GSh-18 GSh-18 06.jpg
GSh-18
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
MP-443 Grach
Yarygin Pistol
9×19mm Parabellum 2003–present one of the
standard sidearms
for all branches of
Russian Armed forces
6P35 Yarygin (prototype)
9×19mm Parabellum

MP-446 Viking (commercial)
9×19mm Parabellum

MP-446C (sporting variant)
9×19mm Parabellum

MP-443 MP-443 Grach 06.jpg
MP-443
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
SR-1 Vektor 9×21mm Gyurza 2003–present
sidearm utilized in limited numbers by the Spetsnaz
SR-1M
SR-1MP
SR-1M 9mm SR1PM pistol TVM2012 015.jpg
SR-1M
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
PLK 9×19mm Parabellum +PCurrently in testing with Russian policePLKFlag of Russia.svg  Russia

Special purpose

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
Stechkin APS
Stechkin automatic pistol
select-fire machine-pistol
9×18mm Makarov 1951–presentAO-44 / APB (variant
with attaching suppressor
and steel wire stock)
Stechkin APS.jpg
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
SPP-1 underwater pistol 4.5×39mm 1971–presentSPP-1M (updated model)
Podvodnyi pistolet SPP-1M - TsNIITOChMASh 01.jpg
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
OTs-38 Stechkin silent revolver 7.62×42mm SP-4 2002–present
7,62-mm revol'ver OTs-38 - Interpolitekh-2011 01.jpg
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
PSS silent pistol also called MSS "Vul"
("wool" in English)
7.62×42mm SP-4 1983–present
replaced all previous
noiseless pistols [2]
PSS-2 (modernized;
7.62×45mm SP-16)
Besshumnyi pistolet PSS - TsNIITOChMASh 01.jpg
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
NRS-2
NR-2 (survival kit
instead of pistol)
7.62×42mm SP-4 1986–presentNRS (initial variant;
7.62×35mm SP-3)
knife / single-shot
noiseless pistol
designed to complement
the PSS [3]
Nozh razvedchika streliaiushchii NRS-2 - 27-i otdel'noi gvardeiskoi Krasnoznamennoi Sevastopol'skoi motostrelkovoi brigady 06.jpg
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union

Submachine guns

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
Bizon 9×18mm Makarov 1996–present
succeeded by
Vityaz-SN [ citation needed ]
Bizon-2 (improved variant):
2 (9×18mm Makarov)
2B (configuration with
attaching suppressor)
2-01 (9×19mm Parabellum)
2-02 (.380 ACP)
2-03 (integral suppressor)
2-07 (7.62×25mm Tokarev,
box magazine)
Bizon-3 (improved variant)
PP-19 Bizon right view.jpg

helical magazine;
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
SR-2 Veresk 9×21mm Gyurza 1999–presentSR-2M
SR-2M Veresk of the Moscow OMON 04.jpg
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Vityaz-SN [4]

closed bolt
blowback operated
Kalashnikov variant

9×19mm Parabellum 1990s–present
standard SMG
for all branches of
Russian military
and police forces [5]
Vityaz-SN
OSN Saturn special purpose unit (506-20).jpg
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
PP-2000 9×19mm Parabellum 2008–present
standard SMG
for all branches of
police forces [5]
PP-2000
PP-2000 with detached magazine.jpg
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
PP-91 KEDR 9x18mm Makarov 1994–present used by parts of Ministry of Internal Affairs PP-71
(prototype)
PP-90-01
(variant with
integrated silencer)
PP-9 "Klin"
(1996–2002 for
MVD
9x18mm PMM)
PP-91 Kedr - OSN Saturn 03.jpg
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

Special purpose

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
PP-90

Folding Submachine gun

9x18mm Makarov 1990s used by MVD
PP-90M - Interpolitekh-2009 01.jpg
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
PP-90M1

Submachine gun Helical 64-round magazine

9x19mm Parabellum 1990s used by Spetsnaz
Russian Submachine gun pp-90m1.jpg
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
OTs-02 Kiparis

Submachine Gun 30-round magazine

9x18mm Makarov1991–present Pistolet-pulemet OTs-02 Kiparis - Tul'skii Gosudarstvennyi Muzeia Oruzhiia 2008 01.jpg Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union

Shotguns

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
RMB-93

Pump-action shotgun

12-gauge shotgun 1993 Used by Police of Russia and other security forces RMB-93 Engineering technologies 2010.jpg Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Saiga-12

Automatic shotgun

12-gauge shotgun, 16, 20, .410 gauge shotgunLate 1990s Used by Russian armed forces Saiga 12 shotgun.jpg Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
KS-23

Special Carbine

23mm bore shotgun 1970–present, used by the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Border Guard Service KS-23M-16.jpg Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Molot Bekas-M

Pump-action sporting shotgun

12, 20, 28, .410 and 32-gauge shotgun 1999 Used by Police of Russia [ citation needed ] and other security forces[ citation needed ] Bekas-12M-02 shotgun.jpg Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Vepr-12

Magazine fed semi-automatic shotgun

12 gauge 2003 Used by Police of Russia [ citation needed ] and other security forces[ citation needed ] Vepr-12 ARMS & Hunting 2012 01.jpg Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
MTs255

Double action 5 round internal revolving cylinder type shotgun

12 gauge, 20 gauge, 28 gauge, 32 gauge, 410 bore shotgun 1993 Used by Police of Russia and Russian armed forces and other security forcesMTs255 (МЦ255) - civilian version, has a permanent wooden butt and fore-end. The guns are available in 12, 20, 28 and 32 gauges, and .410 bore.[1] At present, it is not commercially available, only parts are available on request.

MTs255-12 (МЦ255-12) - police version (for ammunition 12/70 and 12/76), designed for law enforcement and security agencies, is distinguished by accessories made of black plastic, folding stock and a "Picatinny rail" bar for attaching sighting devices.

Ruzh'e revol'vernoe MTs255-12 - Interpolitekh-2009 01.jpg

Rifles

Bolt-action

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
Mosin–Nagant
"3-line rifle"
"Mosin rifle"
7.62×54mmR 1891–present
still used by some
militia forces
sniper rifle commonly
used by police and
military snipers
1891 infantry
1891 dragoon
1891 cossack
1891/1910
1891/1930
1891/1952 KGB
sniper
1907 carbine
1938 carbine
1944 carbine
Flag of The Russian Empire 1883.svg  Russia
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
SV-98 7.62×51mm NATO
7.62×54mmR
.338 Lapua Magnum
2003–presentModernized (1)
SV-98 SV-98 Sniping competition for The Armourers Day 05.jpg
SV-98
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
VKS sniper rifle 12.7×55mm STs-130 2004–presentSome variants are in deployment 12.7-mm snaiperskaia vintovka VKS - Tekhnologii v mashinostroenii-2012 01.jpg Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Lobaev Sniper Rifle .338 Federal (.308 Winchester)
.408 Cheyenne Tactical
.300 Winchester Magnum
.338 Lapua Magnum
6.5×47mm Lapua
6.5-284 Norma
.40 Lobaev Whisper
.375 Cheyenne Tactical
2010–presentSVL variant chambered for .408 Cheyenne Tactical is used by the Federal Protective Service of Russia. [6]
Other variants include OVL, SVLK-14S, SVLK-14M, DXL, TSVL and DVL.
OVL-3-rifle-02.jpg Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg  United Arab Emirates
Orsis T-5000 7.62×51mm NATO (.308 Winchester)
.300 Winchester Magnum
.338 Lapua Magnum
6.5×47mm Lapua
.375 H&H Magnum
.260 Remington
2017–present [7] Some variants are in deployment ORSIS T-5000 .308Win Sniping competition for The Armourers Day 05.jpg Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

Semi-automatic

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
SKS / Simonov
self-loading carbine
7.62×39mm 1945–present
still used by some police &
militia forces, also used as
ceremonial rifle
SKS Flickr - ~Steve Z~ - Russian 1954 SKS Tula Arsenal (3).jpg
SKS
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Dragunov sniper rifle 7.62×54mmR 1963–presentSVU (bullpup)
SVDK (9.3×64mm)
SVDS (folding stock):
590mm barrel (SVDS-D)
SVD SVD Dragunov.jpg
SVD
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union

Selective-fire


WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
AK-47 / AK 7.62×39mm 1949–present replaced by AKM can still be
found in armories.
  • AKS folding stock
  • AK(S)N night scope rail
  • Issue 1949 stamped receiver
  • Issue 1951 milled receiver
  • Issue 1954 lightened milled receiver variant
AK-47 AK-47 type II Part DM-ST-89-01131.jpg
AK-47
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
AKM

modernized AK-47

7.62×39mm 1959–present replaced by AK-74 still in use by
police and militia forces
  • S-04-M, A-55 prototypes
  • AKMS folding stock
  • AKM(S)N night scope rail
  • AKM(S)L flash suppressor & night scope rail
  • RPK (machine gun)
AKM AKM Izhevsk 1960.jpg
AKM
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
AK-74 5.45×39mm 1974–present replaced by AK-74M can still be found
in large numbers
  • 40-P/720-P/A-017, A-3 prototypes
  • AKS-74 (folding stock)
  • AK(S)-74N night scope rail
  • RPK-74 (machine gun)
  • AKS-74U (carbine)
AK-74 Ak74l.jpg
AK-74
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
AK-74M

modernized AK-74

5.45×39mm 1991–present current issue
AK-74M Ak-74mpdomain.JPG
AK-74M
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
AN-94 / Nikonov
Assault Rifle
5.45×39mm 1997–present used in limited numbers too
expensive for general issue [8]
AN-94 Rifle AN-94.jpg
AN-94
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
AK-12 / AK-15 5.45×39mm
7.62×39mm
Accepted into service in January 2018 in a small quantity of ~50,000 units. A new revision was released in August 2020. All new rifles manufactured will be the revised version. All of the previous revision rifles will be upgraded to the latest revision. Changes include an updated pistol grip, buttstock and many other changes. [9]
AK-12 5.45x39mm assault rifle Army-2020-303.JPG
AK-12 5.45×39mm assault rifle
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
A-545 / A-762

modernized AEK-971

5.45×39mm
7.62×39mm
In January 2018 it was announced that the rifle has been adopted in 5.45×39mm and 7.62×39mm chamberings by the Russian military. [10] The first orders for the A-545 rifle were announced in mid-2020. It is believed these orders total about 500 assault rifles that were destined for Spetsnaz units and some Airborne personnel. [11]
A-545 5.45x39mm assault rifle 5.45mm assault rifle A-545 - Oboronexpo2014part4-11.jpg
A-545 5.45×39mm assault rifle
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

Special purpose

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
APS

underwater automatic rifle

5.66×39mm MPS 1975–present
APS APS underwater rifle REMOV.jpg
APS
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
AS Val

silent assault rifle

9×39mm 1980s–present VSS Vintorez (sniper rifle)
AS Val AS Val (541-03).jpg
AS Val
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
9A-91 9×39mm 1993–present VSK-94 (sniper rifle)
A-9 (9×19mm Parabellum)
A-7.62 (7.62×25mm Tokarev)
9A-91 9A-91.jpg
9A-91
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
AK-9

carbine, subsonic ammunition

9×39mm 2000s–present
AK-9 AK-9 Assault rifle.jpg
AK-9
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
ASh-12.7

urban assault rifle

12.7×55mm ASh-12.7 2010–present
Ash-12.7 ASh-12 Bullpup assault rifle.jpg
Ash-12.7
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
ADS

amphibious
assault rifle

5.45×39mm /
5.45×39mm PSP
2013–presentCarbine

A-91 (non-amphibious):
7.62×39mm, 5.56×45mm

ADS 5.45mm ADS rifle - InnovationDay2013part1-44.jpg
ADS
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

Anti-materiel rifles

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
OSV-96

folding barrel

12.7×108mm 1990s–presentV-94 (early variant)
OSV-96 OSV-96 and OTs-03 MAKS-2009.jpg
OSV-96
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
KSVK / ASVK /
6S8 / ASV Kord
12.7×108mm 1990s–present
ASVK KSVK1.jpg
ASVK
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

Machine guns

Squad automatic weapons (SAWs)

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
RPD / Light Machine Gun 7.62×39mm 1945–present
still used by special forces
and militia forces
RPD Light Machine Gun 7,62 mm RPD light machine gun.JPG
RPD Light Machine Gun
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
RPK / Kalashnikov
Light Machine Gun
7.62×39mm 1959–present
still used by police
and militia forces
AKM (assault rifle)

S-108(-M), P-55
prototypes

RPKS (folding stock)

RPK(S)N
night scope rail

RPK(S)L
flash suppressor
& night scope rail

RPKM (modernized)

RPK-203 (export variant)

RPK-204 (7.62×51mm NATO)

RPK RPK 45 box magazine sides.png
RPK
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
RPK-74 5.45×39mm 1974–present
current issue
AK-74 (assault rifle)

RPKS-74 (folding stock)

RPK(S)-74N:
night scope rail

RPK-74M (modernized)

RPK-201 (5.56×45mm NATO)

RPK-74 Soviet RPK-74.JPEG
RPK-74
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
RPK-16 5.45×39mm 2018–present [12]
RPK-16 RPK-16 machine gun at Military-technical forum ARMY-2016 01.jpg
RPK-16
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

General-purpose

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
PK machine gun
Kalashnikov Machine Gun
7.62×54mmR 1961–presentPKM (modernized)

PK(M)S (configuration
with mount)

PK(M)B (APC
configuration)

PKT(M) (tank variant)

Pecheneg (rifle-
caliber SAW)

PK PKM of Hungarian Army.JPG
PK
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Pecheneg machine gun
Kalashnikov Machine Gun
7.62×54mmR 2001–presentPKM (modernized)

PK(M)S (configuration
with mount)

PK(M)B (APC
configuration)

PKT(M) (tank variant)

Pecheneg (rifle-
caliber SAW)

PKM PKP Pecheneg Conscript day in Moscow 2011.jpg
PKM
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

Heavy

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
DShK 1938 / Degtyaryov-Shpagin Large-Calibre 12.7×108mm 1938–presentDShKM (Modernized version)

Type 54 (Chinese unlicensed production)

HMG PK-16 (Pakistani variant)

DShK Mitraliera DShK UM Cugir.jpg
DShK
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
KPV / Vladimirov
Machine Gun
14.5×114mm 1949–presentPKP (infantry variant; not
to be confused with
Pecheneg machine gun)

KPVT (vehicle-mounted)

ZPU-1 / 2 / 4 (AA mounts)

KPV ZPU-1 in Iraq, 2003.JPEG
KPV
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
NSV Utyos / Nikitin–
Sokolov–Volkov
12.7×108mm 1971–present
succeeded by Kord
can still be found
in large numbers
NSVT (vehicle-mounted)
Utyos-M (naval twin-mount)
NSV NSVT (2).JPG
NSV
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Kord

can be fired
from bipod

12.7×108mm 1998–present
Kord 12,7 mm pulemet 6P60 na pekhotnom stanke 6T20 - Tekhnologii v mashinostroenii-2010 01.jpg
Kord
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

Hand grenades

Fragmentation

WeaponWeightIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
RGD-5
offensive fragmentation grenade
310g1954–present
replaced by RGN
can still be found
in large numbers
RGD-5 Grenade RGD-5 Navy.jpg
RGD-5
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
RGO
defensive fragmentation grenade
530g1990s–present
RGO RGO defensive grenade Navy.jpg
RGO
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
RGN
offensive fragmentation grenade
290g1990s–present
RGN RGN offensive hand grenade Navy.jpg
RGN
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union

Anti-tank

WeaponWeightIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
RKG-3

shaped charge

1,070 g1950–present
still stockpiled
succeeded by RPG-18
rocket launcher
RKG-3Ye (170 mm RHA)
RKG-3YeM (220 mm RHA)
RKG-3 RKG-3 hand grenade Navy.jpg
RKG-3
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union

Grenade launchers

Stand-alone

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
RGS-50 50mm grenade1989–presentRGS-50M
50-mm ruchnoi granatomet RGS-50M - Tekhnologii v mashinostroenii-2010 01.jpg
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
RG-6 / 6G3040mm caseless grenade
(VOG-25M)
1994–present
RG-6 RG-6 Interpolitex-2011.jpg
RG-6
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
RGM-40 Kastet
stand alone version
of GP-30 with
telescoping stock
40mm caseless grenade
(VOG-25M)
late 1990s–presentExternal:
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
GM-94 43mm grenade
(VGM-93)
2007–present
GM-94 Grenade-launcher-GM-94.jpg
GM-94
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia

Attached

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhotoCountry
Kalashnikov grenade launcher
(cup type launcher) [13]
uses special blank
cartridge to launch
standard RGD-5
hand-grenades also
launches various
riot control ammunition
mid 1950s–present
Kalashnikov Grenade Launcher AK47Figure54.jpg
Kalashnikov Grenade Launcher
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
GP-25 Kostyor40mm caseless grenade
(VOG-25M)
1978–presentBG-15 Mukha
initial variant
GP-30 Obuvka:
1989 issue
2000 issue
GP-30M
GP-30U Granat
(can be mounted
on foreign rifles)
GP-34 ()
AK-74M with GP-25 AK-74M with GP-25.jpg
AK-74M with GP-25
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union

Automatic grenade launchers

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhoto
AGS-17 Plamya

succeeded by
AGS-30 & AGS-40 Balkan

30 mm VOG-17M /
VOG-30 / GPD-30
1970s–presentAGS-17M
modernized

AG-17M
naval version

AG-17A (AP-30
Plamya-A)
aircraft version

AGS-17 30-mm avtomaticheskii granatomet AGS-17 Plamia.jpg
AGS-17
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
AGS-30 Atlant

light automatic
grenade launcher

30 mm VOG-17M /
VOG-30 / GPD-30
1995–presentTKB-722(K)
prototype
AGS-30 AGS-30 maks2009.jpg
AGS-30
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
AGS-40 Balkan

automatic
grenade launcher

40mm caseless 7P39 grenades2017–present
AGS-40 Balkan AGS-40 grenade launcher - Oboronexpo2014part4-45.jpg
AGS-40 Balkan
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Flag of Serbia.svg  Serbia
Flag of Montenegro.svg  Montenegro
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg  Bosnia and Herzegovina

Rocket launchers

General purpose

WeaponCaliberPenetrationIn serviceVariantsPhoto
RPG-7 Anti-tank
PG-7VL “Luch”
93mm, 2.6 kg, 1977

Tandem AT
PG-7VR “Rezyume”
105mm, 4.5 kg, 1988

Thermobaric
TBG-7V “Tanin”
105mm, 4.5 kg, 1988

Fragmentation
OG-7V “Oskolok”
40mm, 2.0 kg, 1998

Outdated (AT)
PG-7V (85/2.2/61)
PG-7VM (70/2.0/69)
PG-7VS (72/2.0/72)

260 mm (V)
300 mm (VM)
400 mm (VS)
500 mm (VL)
750 mm (VR)
1961–present
still used in large numbers
succeeded by
RPG-30 & RPG-32
RPG-7D
paratrooper

RPG-7N/DN
night vision scope

RPG-7V
improved optics

RPG-7V1/D1
updated optics
for PG-7VR and
TBG-7V

RPG-7V2/D2
universal optics

RPG-7D3

RPG-7 Captured RPG-7 Vietnam.jpg
RPG-7
RPG-16 58x3mm HEAT 300mm (RHA)1970s–1990s
RPG-26 Aglen

(one-shot disposable launcher)

72.5mm440 mm1985–present RShG-2 (combined
warhead (light))
RPG-26 Grenade launchers RPG-26.jpg
RPG-26
RPG-27 Tavolga

(one-shot disposable launcher)

medium AT
rocket launcher

105mm600 mm1989–present RShG-1

RMG

External:
,
RPG-29 Vampir

for ranges of 500–800
metres is installed on
tripod

105mm (AT,
thermobaric)
750 mm1989–present
RPG-29 RPG-29 USGov.JPG
RPG-29
RPG-32 Hashim

developed
in cooperation
with Jordan

72.5 and 105mm650 mm2008–present
RPG-28 Klyukva

(one-shot disposable launcher)

heavy AT
rocket launcher

125mm~1000 mm2011–presentExternal:
, ,
RPG-30 Kryuk

(one-shot disposable launcher)

105mm600 mm2012–presentExternal:
,

Incendiary and thermobaric

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhoto
RPO Rys
Incendiary
rocket launcher
replaced the
flamethrower in
Soviet service
122mmlate 1970s–present

succeeded by
RPO-A Shmel

RPO RPO and RPO-A Flamethrowers.jpg
RPO
RPO-A Shmel

(one-shot disposable launcher)

93mmlate 1980s–present

succeeded by
RPO-M

RPO-A:
thermobaric
RPO-Z:
incendiary
RPO-D:
smoke warhead
RPO-M:
90mm reusable launcher
Bur:
62mm reusable launcher
RPO-A RPO-A missile and launcher.jpg
RPO-A
MRO-A

(one-shot disposable launcher)

72.5mm2002–presentMRO-A:
thermobaric
MRO-Z:
incendiary
MRO-D:
smoke warhead
MRO Tactical exercises of Radiological, Chemical and Biological Protection Troops units at Shikhani training ground (410-38).jpg
MRO
Varna

(Incendiary rocket launcher)

2005–present [14]

Special purpose

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhoto
Grad-P Light portable
rocket system

man-portable variant
of BM-21 Grad MLRS

122mm 9M22M

10,800 / 15,000m
aiming / max. range

1960s–present
Grad-P Grad-P-batey-haosef-1.jpg
Grad-P
DP-61 Duel55mm depth chargeslate 1970s–present

supplemented by
DP-64

MRG-1 Ogonyok:
stationary variant
with 7 launch tubes
External:
DP-64 45mm depth charges1990–present
DP-64.png

Recoilless rifles

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhoto
SPG-9 Kopyo 73mm1962–presentSPG-9D
paratrooper variant

SPG-9(D)M
modernized

SPG-9(M)N/D(M)N
night vision scope

SPG-9 Grenade launcher SPG-9M.jpg
SPG-9

Mortars

WeaponCaliberIn serviceVariantsPhoto
82-BM-37
M37
M1937
PM37
82mm1936–present
replaced by the Podnos
can still be found
in large numbers
M37M
M41
M43
Zagan 82 mm mozdzierz wz 37.jpg
2B14 Podnos 82mm1980s–present
2B14 Podnos at "Engineering Technologies 2010" forum.jpg
2B25 Gall
suppressed mortar
82mm2011–presentExternal:

Anti-tank guided missiles

WeaponMissileRangeIn serviceVariantsPhoto
9K111 Fagot /
AT-4 Spigot
9M1112,000m1970–present9M111M
9K113 Konkurs missile system (launcher and missile) and a 9M111M Faktoriya missile in launch tube (standing) POLK 9K111 Fagot.jpg
9K113 Konkurs missile system (launcher and missile) and a 9M111M Faktoriya missile in launch tube (standing)
9M113 Konkurs /
AT-5 Spandrel
9M1134,000m1974–present9M113M
Flickr - Israel Defense Forces - Russian-Made Missile Found in Hezbollah Hands.jpg
9K115-2 Metis-M /
AT-13 Saxhorn-2
9M1311,000m/ 2000m [15] 1992–presentMetis-M / Metis-M1 HEAT tandem warhead, Armor penetration behind ERA 900–950 mm [16]
Antitank missile system Metis-M1.jpg
9K135 Kornet /
AT-14 Spriggan

replaced 9M113 Konkurs

9M133-1
9M133F-1

9M133M-2
9M133FM-2
9M133FMX
5,500m

8,000–10,000m
1998–present [17] Kornet-E (export)
Kornet-D / EM
Kornet 9M133 Kornet.JPG
Kornet
9K11-2 Malyutka-2 /
AT-3D Sagger D

modernized
Malyutka (1999)

9M14-2
9M14-2M
9M14-2P
9M14-2F
3,000m

min. 400m
1999–presentMalyutka-2MExternal:
(Malyutka-2M)

Man-portable air defense system

WeaponRangeAltitudeIn serviceVariantsPhoto
Igla / SA-18 Grouse

succeeded by Igla-S

5,200m3,500m1981–present

Igla-1 (early variant;
NATO reporting name:
SA-16 Gimlet)

Igla-D (paratrooper
variant)

Dzhigit (two-barrel
stationary variant)

Igla SA-18 misil y lanzador.jpg
Igla
Igla-S / SA-24 Grinch

succeeded by 9K333 Verba

6,000m3,500m2004–present
Igla-S Missile 9M342 (Igla-S).jpg
Igla-S
9K333 Verba 8000m4,500m2014–present
9K333 Verba MAKS2015part7-48.jpg
9K333 Verba

Landmines

WeaponTypeIn serviceVariantsPhoto
POMZ Anti-personnel
tripwire type
fragmentation mine
1945 – late 1960sPOMZ-2
POMZ-2M
Yugoslav PMR-2A variant of POMZ anti-personnel mine, Balkans 1996 PMR-2A.JPEG
Yugoslav PMR-2A variant of POMZ anti-personnel mine, Balkans 1996
PMN mine Anti-personnellate 1950s – presentPMN-1
PMN-2
PMN-4
PMN anti-personnel mine.jpg
OZM anti-personnel
bounding (Bouncing Betty) type
OZM-3
OZM-4
OZM-72
OZM.jpg
MON-50 anti-personnel
directional (Claymore) type
Non armed mon50 anti-personnel clustermine.jpg
MON-90
larger version
of MON-50
anti-personnel
directional (Claymore) type
MON-100 anti-personnel
directional (Claymore) type
MON-100 2 (ORDATA).jpg
MON-200
larger version
of MON-100
anti-personnel
directional (Claymore) type,
can also be used against
light-skinned vehicles
and helicopters
TM-57 mine anti-tank
TM-57 held with tilt fuze.jpg
TM-62 series of mines anti-tankTM-62M
TM-62B
TM-62D
TM-62P
TM-62T
Winz7.jpg
TM-72 mine anti-tank
stand-off
magnetic fuze
TM-89

See also

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