M203/M203A1/M203A2 Grenade Launcher

M203/M203A1/M203A2 Grenade Launcher

Mission:
Increases Soldier lethality and operational flexibility with a grenade capability that bridges the gap between hand grenade and mortar.

Description:
The M203/M203A1/M203A2 Grenade Launcher enables Soldiers and small units to engage targets with accurate, lethal, grenade fire. The M203 is a 40mm single-shot grenade launcher designed for use with the M16, the M203A1 is used with the M4, and the M203A2 is the current modification that provides a mounting system compatible with the M16A4 and M4 and includes a quick attach bracket and a leaf sight to attach to the adapter rail system. The system has the ability to fire tear gas rounds, smoke, non-lethal projectiles, signal and practice rounds and standard 40mm rounds out to 350 meters.

Specifications:

  • Caliber: 40mm
  • Weight: 3 pounds (empty)
  • Length: 15 inches overall
  • Range: 350 meters