Often mistakenly called a Rocket Propelled Grenade, RPG is the Russian acronym for Ruchnoi (Handheld) Protivotankovye (Anti-Tank) Granatamyot (Grenade Launcher). The RPG-7 is a handheld, shoulder-launched anti-tank weapon capable of firing an unguided rocket containing an explosive warhead. RPGs are also very effective against lightly armored or unarmed vehicles and against fixed positions.
- Caliber: 40 mm grenades, 40 and 70-105 mm warheads
- Action: recoil-less launcher and rocket booster
- Country of origin: Russia
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