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U.S.S.R. ROCKET, 122-MM, ILLUMINATION, 9M42

Type:
Rocket

Country of Origin:
U.S.S.R

Countries Found In (Suspected):
None found
Descriptions
Description:
This is an illumination rocket. The rocket contains an unknown type and amount of illuminating composition. The rocket is base ejection and uses a parachute-retarded candle. Once ejected, the candle has a 90-second burn time.

Method of Operation:
No data

Markings:
The rocket is gray with black markings and believed to have a white band.
Specifications
Width/Diameter (mm):
122

Height/Length (mm):
1760

Weight (g):
27000

Explosive Weight (g):
No data

Component Materials:
No data

Case Materials:
UNKNOWN

Explosive:
Illuminant Composition

Hazard:
Clockwork/Mechanical Time
Ejection
Explosive (HE)
Fire
Frag
Intense Light
Images
Associated Evidence