Military Exercises: Ammunition

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many 40mm cased telescoped ammunition rounds have been fired on trials.

Answered on

11 January 2022

The table below summarises the quantities of 40mm ammunition consumed to 5 January 2022.

Total fired

40mm Armour Piercing Fin Stabilised Discarding Sabot-Tracer (APFSDS-T)

17,740

40mm Target Practice – Tracer (TP-T)

34,607

40mm General Purpose Round Point Detonation – Tracer (GPR PD-T)

2,641

40mm General Purpose Round Air Burst – Tracer (GPR AB-T)

690


Original Source

https://questions-statements.parliament.uk/written-questions/detail/2022-01-04/96796


 

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