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Type 98 (PF-98)

Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher

OVERVIEW
HISTORY
SPECIFICATIONS
OPERATORS
VARIANTS
Overview



The Type 98 was introduced in 1998 to succeed the aging lines of Type 65 and Type 78 recoilless rifles in service with the Chinese Army.




Specifications

YEAR: 1998
MANUFACTURER(S): China NORth INdustries COrporation (NORINCO) - China
ACTION: Single-Shot; Reusable Launch Tube
CALIBER(S): 120mm
SIGHTS: 4x Optics Sight
OVERALL LENGTH: 1,191 mm (46.89 in)
BARREL LENGTH: 1,191 mm (46.89 in)
WEIGHT: 22.05 lb (10.00 kg)
RATE-OF-FIRE: 6 rounds-per-minute
EFFECTIVE RANGE: 5,905 ft (1,800 m; 1,968 yd)
OPERATORS: Bangladesh; China; Indonesia; Zimbabwe
Variants



• Type 98 - Base Series Designation
• PF-98 - Alternative Designation






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