Figure Types and comparative sizes of military pyrotechnics

(a) Pyrotechnic projectors or pistols.

(b) Small arms rifles equipped with grenade launchers and special blank cartridges.

(c) Hand-held expendable launchers that form part of the signal assembly for rocket- assisted signals.

(d) Manually operated (lanyard-type)

ground signal projectors mounted on staff-like supports that are anchored to the ground by spikes.

(3) The white smoke puff charge is fired from a smoke-puff discharger; powder from the charge, which is ignited by a smoke-puff percussion cap, serves as the propellant.

SIGNAL, SMOKE AND ILLUMINATION, AIRCRAFT: AN-Mk 5 Mod 1

FLARE, AIRCRAFT: PARACHUTE, M8A1

FLARE, AIRCRAFT: PARACHUTE, Mk S AND Mods

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