List of Foreign Built Small Arms Used by Indian Armed Forces

eagle

Field Marshal
Field Marshal
Messages
1,274
Likes
4
Location
Vidisha
Country
India
Location
India
#1
This is the list of all foreign built small arms like pistol, gun, machine gun. sniper rifle etc used by Indian Armed Forces

1. Pistol Auto 9mm 1A



Type - Semi-automatic pistol
Caliber - 9×19mm Parabellum
Origin - Canada, India
Status : Inducted . Standard side-arm of the Indian Army, manufactured under license.

2. SIG Sauer P226



Type - Semi-automatic pistol
Caliber - 9×19mm Parabellum
Origin - Germany
Status : Inducted . Used by NSG.

3. Glock 17



Type - Semi-automatic pistol
Caliber - 9×19mm Parabellum
Origin - Austria
Status : Inducted . Standard Special Forces pistol.

4. Franchi SPAS-15



Type - Combat Shotgun
Caliber - 18.5 x 76 mm NATO
Origin - Italy
Status: Inducted. Used by special forces, which includes NSG.

5. SAF Carbine 2A1



Type - Sub-machine gun
Caliber - 9×19mm Parabellum
Origin - India, United Kingdom
Status : Inducted/will be Replaced . Silenced version of SAF Carbine 1A. To be replaced by the MSMC.

6. Micro-Uzi



Type - Sub-machine gun
Caliber - 9×19mm Parabellum
Origin - Israel
Status : Inducted . For use by Special Forces. Micro-Uzi variant used.

7. Heckler & Koch MP5



Type - Submachine gun
Caliber - 9×19mm Parabellum
Origin - Germany
Status: Inducted. Used by Indian Army Special Forces

8. Brügger & Thomet MP9



Type - Machine Pistol
Caliber - 9×19mm Parabellum
Origin - Switzerland

9. IMI Tavor TAR-21



Type - Assault rifle
Caliber - 5.56×45mm NATO
Origin - Israel
Status : Inducted. Standard Special Forces assault rifle.

10. AKM



Type - Assault rifle
Caliber - 7.62×39mm
Origin - Soviet Union
Status: Inducted. Used by the army including PARA SF, Garud, Ghatak, BSF and NSG.

11. AK-103



Type - Assault rifle
Caliber - 7.62×39mm
Origin - Russia
Status: Inducted. Used by the Indian Police, Army, Paramilitary including special forces MARCOS, Garud, Ghatak, and NSG.

12. M4A1 Carbine



Type - Assault rifle
Caliber - 5.56×45mm
Origin - United States
Status: Inducted. Used by special forces, including PARA SF and Ghatak SF.

13. M16 rifle



Type - Assault rifle
Caliber - 5.56×45mm
Origin - United States
Status: Inducted. Used by special forces, including PARA SF and NSG.

14. Steyr SSG 69



Type - Sniper rifle
Caliber - 7.62×51mm NATO
Origin - Austria
Status : Inducted . Standard bolt-action sniper rifle.

15. Mauser SP66



Type - Sniper rifle
Caliber - 7.62×51mm NATO
Origin - Germany
Status : Inducted . Standard bolt-action sniper rifle.

16. SIG Sauer SSG 3000



Type - Sniper rifle
Caliber - 7.62×51mm NATO
Origin - Germany
Status : Inducted . Standard bolt-action sniper rifle.

17. Heckler & Koch PSG1



Type - Sniper rifle
Caliber - 7.62×51mm NATO
Origin - Germany
Status : Inducted . Standard semi-automatic sniper rifle used by Indian Army, NSG, MARCOS.

18. IMI Galil 7.62 Sniper



Type - Sniper Rifle
Caliber - 7.62×51mm NATO
Origin - Israel
Status : Inducted . For use by Indian Army Special Forces snipers.

19. Denel NTW-20



Type - Anti-material rifle
Caliber - 14.5×114mm, 20×82mm and 20×110mm Hispano-Suiza
Origin - South Africa
Status: Inducted. Bought in small numbers.

20. IMI Negev



Type - Light machine gun
Caliber - 5.56×45mm NATO
Origin - Israel
Status : Inducted . Standard Squad Automatic Weapon (SAW) of special forces, especially Para(SF).

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_equipment_of_the_Indian_Army
 

eagle

Field Marshal
Field Marshal
Messages
1,274
Likes
4
Location
Vidisha
Country
India
Location
India
#2
21. MG 2A1, MG 5A and MG 6A



Type - General purpose machine gun
Caliber - 7.62×51mm NATO
Origin - Belgium, India

22. M2 Browning



Type - Heavy machine gun
Caliber - 50 BMG
Origin - United States
Status : Inducted . M2HB variant in service, used in small numbers

23. Dragunov SVD



Type - Sniper rifle
Caliber - 7.62×54mmR
Origin - Soviet Union, India
Status : Inducted . Standard Designated Marksman rifle(DMR). To be replaced by a 7.62mm NATO DMR under the Army modernisation plan.

24. PKM



Type - General purpose machine gun
Caliber - 7.62×54mmR
Origin - Soviet Union
Status : Inducted . PK machine guns used as co-axial weapons in Russian produced T-90S Bhishma, T-72M Ajeya and BMP-2S Sarath and used as general purpose machine gun. Also used by Special Forces as section LMG.

25. NSV



Type - Heavy machine gun
Caliber - 12.7×108mm
Origin - Soviet Union
Status : Inducted Used as secondary weapon on T-72 and T-90 tanks.

26. KPV



Type - Heavy machine gun
Caliber - 14.5×114 mm
Origin - Soviet Union
Status : Inducted . Manufactured at Ordnance Factory Tiruchirappalli, used in small numbers.
 
Top