Army Rangers - Weapons

US Army Rangers amories are stocked with a number of weapons systems, including:

Carbines / Assault Rifles

  • M4a1 - 5.56mm x 45mm carbine
  • MK 16 SCAR-L - a newly fielded 5.56mm x 45mm carbine / rifle
  • MK 17 SCAR-H - a newly fielded 7.61mm x 51mm carbine / rifle

Machine Guns

  • MK46 Mod 0 / MK48 Mod 0 - variants of the M249 SAW machine guns designed for special ops units
  • M240 - 7.62mmx51mm belt-fed machine gun which can be carried or mounted on vehicles ./tripods
  • M2 - .a heavy machine gun typically mounted on GMV-R vehicles


Sniper Rifles

  • MK 12 Mod 1 SPR - a 5.56mmx45mm semi-automatic sniper rifle
  • MK11 Mod 0 - a 7.26x51mm semi-automatic sniper rifle carried by Ranger marksmen
  • M24 SWS - a bolt action 7.62x51mm sniper rifle based on the Remington 700 long action
  • M107 - extreme long range anti-material rifle firing .50BMG rounds

Missile / Rocket Launchers

Other Weapons

  • M224 60mm mortar
  • M252 81mm mortar
  • M120 120mm mortar
Ranger - Mk11 Mod 0
A Ranger watches through the scope of a MK11 Mod 0 sniper rifle
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