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The AirTEP

The Tactical Extraction Platform from Escape International in France is designed to carry up to 10 personnel, providing facilities for them to be rapidly extracted.

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Hirtenberger 60mm Mortar

60mm Mortar

In 2013 Janes reported that the Hirtenberger 60mm mortar purchased under an Urgent Operational Requirement would only be retained for RM/PARA use and the rest

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Small Arms Ammunition

A Lot of Ammunition

From a recent FOI request During Financial Year 2013/14, 113 million rounds of 5.56x45mm ammunition and 19 million rounds of 7.62×51 mm ammunition were purchased

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