List of rocket artillery

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Rocket artillery is a type of artillery equipped with rocket launchers instead of conventional guns or mortars.

List of rocket artillery systems[edit]

Note that the "Calibre" of rocket projectiles may not refer to the warhead diameter but to the launch tube diameter.

Caliber (mm) Tubes Weapon name Country of origin Period
46 100 Singijeon Hwacha  Joseon Munjong of Joseon
57 Rocket Projectile, 2 inch  United Kingdom World War II
60 1 Qassam 1  Palestine Modern
70 42 EDESA Yarará [1]  Argentina Cold War
70 36 SBAT-70  Brazil Cold War
76.2 Rocket Projectile, 3 inch  United Kingdom World War II
76.2 32 Land Mattress  United Kingdom World War II
80 12 D-3000 Walid  Egypt Cold War
82 8 BM-8-8 (jeep)  Soviet Union World War II
82 24 BM-8-24 (tank)  Soviet Union World War II
82 36 BM-8-36 (truck)  Soviet Union World War II (1941–)
82 48 BM-8-48 (2½ ton truck)  Soviet Union World War II
105 16 PAMPERO  Argentina Modern
107 12 Type 63 multiple rocket launcher  People's Republic of China Cold War
107 12 Fajr-1  Iran Cold War
107 12 T-107  Turkey Modern
107 240 Jobaria Defense Systems Multiple Cradle Launcher  United Arab Emirates Modern
110 36 Leichtes Artillerie-Raketen-System (LARS)  Germany Cold War (1968-1991)
110 1 Qassam 4  Palestine Modern
114 M8 4.5 inch Rocket  United States World War II
114 24 M16 4.5 inch Rocket  United States World War II
115 XM70E2 Towed Multiple Launch Rocket  United States Cold War
117 45 Kung Feng VI  Republic of China Cold War (1982-)
122 40 RM-70  Czechoslovakia Cold War (1972-)
122 40 WR-40 Langusta  Poland Modern
122 40 Sakr-18  Egypt Cold War
122 40 Type 81 multiple rocket launcher  People's Republic of China Cold War
122 40 HM 20  Iran Cold War
122 50 BM-21/9K51 Grad  Soviet Union Cold War (1963–)
122 40 T-122  Turkey Modern
122 40 ZCRS-122  Georgia Modern
122 240 Jobaria Defense Systems Multiple Cradle Launcher  United Arab Emirates Modern
126 40 Kung Feng III  Republic of China Cold War (1973–)
126 40 Kung Feng IV  Republic of China Cold War (1973–)
127 32 Astros II MLRS  Brazil Cold War (1983–)
127 27 CP-30  Argentina Modern
127 36 SAPBA  Argentina Modern
127 24 Valkiri multiple rocket launcher  South Africa Modern
127 40 Bateleur multiple rocket launcher  South Africa Modern
128 M71 rocket  Yugoslavia Cold War
128 32 M-63 "Plamen"  Yugoslavia  Serbia Cold War
128 32 M-77 "Oganj"  Yugoslavia  Serbia Cold War
128 12-16 x 2 LRSVM Morava  Serbia Modern
130 19 Type 70 multiple rocket launcher  People's Republic of China Cold War
130 36 Kooryong  South Korea Cold War
130 32 RM-51  Czechoslovakia Cold War
130 30 Type 75 130 mm Multiple Rocket Launcher  Japan Cold War
132 16 BM-13-16 Katyusha  Soviet Union World War II (1940–)
140 40 Teruel MRL  Spain Cold War (1985–)
140 16 BM-14/RPU-14  Soviet Union early Cold War
150 6 15cm NbW 41  Nazi Germany World War II
150 10 15cm Panzerwerfer 42  Nazi Germany World War II
150 1 Qassam 2  Palestine Modern
160 26 LAR-160  Israel Cold War
180 16 Astros II MLRS  Brazil Cold War
200 4 BMD-20  Soviet Union Cold War (1951–1970s)
200 1 Qassam 3  Palestine Modern
203 Type 4 20 cm Rocket Launcher  Japan World War II
210 5 21cm NbW 42  Nazi Germany World War II
214 12 Pinaka  India Modern
220 30 TOS-1  Russia Modern
220 16 BM-27/9P140 Uragan  Soviet Union Cold War (1977–)
227 12 M270 MLRS  United States Modern
230 12 TOROS missile—medium range  Turkey Modern
230 Oghab  Iran Cold War
240 16 BM-24  Soviet Union Cold War
240 36 MAR-240  Israel Cold War
240 12 Fajr-3  Iran Modern (1996–)
240 6 Falaq-1  Iran Modern
250 6 BM-25  Soviet Union Cold War
260 8 TOROS missile—long range  Turkey Modern
262 12 M-87 "Orkan"  Yugoslavia  Serbia Modern
280 6 28/32 cm Nebelwerfer 41 (also fired 32 cm calibre ordnance)  Nazi Germany World War II
290 4 MAR-290  Israel Cold War
300 6 30cm NbW 42  Nazi Germany World War II
300 4 or 6 Wurfrahmen 40  Nazi Germany World War II (1940-45)
300 3 Avibras X-40  Brazil Cold War
300 4 Astros II MLRS  Brazil Cold War (1983–)
300 4 M-30  Soviet Union World War II (1942–)
300 12 BM-31 (truck)  Soviet Union World War II (1944–)
300 12 BM-30/9K58 Smerch  Russia Modern (1989–)
300 6 9A52-4 Tornado  Russia Modern (2011–)
302 8 WS-1A  People's Republic of China Modern
302 4 WS-1B  People's Republic of China Modern
302 4 T-300 Kasirga  Turkey Modern
302 4 DTI-1  Thailand Modern
333 4 Fajr-5  Iran Modern
333 1 Falaq-2  Iran Modern
380 1 Sturmtiger  Nazi Germany World War II
400 Type 4 40 cm Rocket Launcher  Japan World War II
550 1 9K52 Luna-M (FROG-7)  Soviet Union Cold War (1965–)
560 1 Hatf-I  Pakistan Modern (1989–)
610 2 MGM-140 ATACMS  United States Modern (1990)
610 1 Zelzal-1  Iran Cold War (1990–)
610 1 Zelzal-2  Iran Modern (1993–)
610 1 Zelzal-3  Iran Modern (1993–)
650 1 OTR-21 Tochka (SS-21 Scarab)  Soviet Union Cold War (1976–)
880 1 9K72 Elbrus (Scud)  Soviet Union Cold War (1957–)
890 1 OTR-23 Oka (SS-23 Spider)  Soviet Union Cold War (1979–2002)
950 2 9K720 Iskander (SS-26 Stone)  Russia Modern (2006–)

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