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UAG-40


Automatic Grenade Launcher (AGL) (2019)


Infantry Small Arms / The Warfighter

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The locally-made UAG-40 has been selected to become the standard-issue AGL for the fighting forces of Ukraine.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 03/03/2020 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

Specifications



Service Year
2019

Origin
Ukraine national flag graphic
Ukraine

Classification


Automatic Grenade Launcher (AGL)


Kusnja na Rybalskomu - Ukraine
National flag of Ukraine Ukraine
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Fire Support
Capable of suppressing enemy elements at range through direct or in-direct fire.


Overall Length
960 mm
37.80 in
Barrel Length
400 mm
15.75 in
Empty Wgt
88.18 lb
40.00 kg
Sights


Various Optics.


Action


Belt-Fed; Semi-Automatic; Blowback Action

Semi-Automatic
One shot per trigger pull; self-loading or auto-loading action aided by internal mechanism; trigger management (and initial cocking) typically required by the operator; subsequent shots are aided by the unlocked / moved bolt.
Blowback Operation
Gas pressure from the rearward movement of the ignited cartridge case provides the needed bolt movement, ejecting the spent case and stripping a fresh case from the magazine.
(Material presented above is for historical and entertainment value and should not be construed as usable for hardware restoration, maintenance, or general operation - always consult official manufacturer sources for such information)


Caliber(s)*


40x53SR

Rounds / Feed


32-round belt
Cartridge relative size chart
*May not represent an exhuastive list; calibers are model-specific dependent, always consult official manufacturer sources.
**Graphics not to actual size; not all cartridges may be represented visually; graphics intended for general reference only.
Max Eff.Range
4,920 ft
(1,500 m | 1,640 yd)
Rate-of-Fire
400
rds/min
Muzzle Velocity
790 ft/sec
(241 m/sec)


UAG-40 - Base Series Designation.


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