10 Mais distantes tiros de SNIPERs, (Atiradores de Elite)

10 Longest shots Snipers of the World 
(The photos do not correspond to the respective Snipers).
 

1. Corporal of Horse (CoH) Craig Harrison

Date: November 2009
Distance: 2,475 m (2,707 yd)
Weapon: L115A3 Long Range Rifle
Ammunition:.338 Lapua MagnumLockBase B408 bullets
Nationality: United Kingdom
Military Unit: Household Cavalry – Life Guards
Conflict: War in Afghanistan


2. Corporal Rob Furlong

Date: March 2002
Distance: 2,430 m (2,657 yd)
Weapon: McMillan Tac-50
Ammunition: Hornady A-MAX .50 (.50 BMG)
Nationality: Canada
Military Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Conflict: War in Afghanistan

3. Master Corporal Arron Perry
Date: March 2002
Distance: 2,310 m (2,526 yd)
Weapon: McMillan Tac-50
Ammunition: Hornady A-MAX .50 (.50 BMG)
Nationality: Canada
Military Unit: 3rd Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
Conflict: War in Afghanistan

4. Sgt. Brian Kremer
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Date: March 2004
Distance: 2,300 m (2,515 yd)
Weapon: Barrett M82A1
Ammunition: Raufoss NM140 MP (.50 Cal)
Nationality: United States
Military Unit: 2nd Ranger Battalion
Conflict: Iraq War


5. Gunnery Sergeant Carlos Hathcock
Date: February 1967
Distance: 2,286 m (2,500 yd)
Weapon: M2 Browning machine gun
Ammunition: .50 BMG
Nationality: United States
Military Unit: United States Marine Corps
Conflict: Vietnam War

6. Chief Petty Officer Chris Kyle
Date: August 2008
Distance: 1,920 m (2,100 yd)
Weapon: McMillan Tac-338
Ammunition: .338 Lapua Magnum
Nationality: United States
Military Unit: US Navy SEAL - Team 3, Charlie
Conflict: Iraq War –Sadr City

7. Corporal Christopher Reynolds 
Date: August 2009
Distance: 1,853 m (2,026 yd)
Weapon: Accuracy International L115A3
Ammunition: .338 Lapua MagnumLockBase B408 bullets  
Nationality: United Kingdom
Military Unit: 3 Scots – The Black Watch
Conflict: War in Afghanistan

8. Unknown Norwegian sniper [A 1]
Date: November 2007
Distance: 1,380 m (1,509 yd)
Weapon: Barrett M82A1
Ammunition: Raufoss NM140 MP (.50 Cal)
Nationality: Norway
Military Unit: Norwegian Army 2nd Battalion
Conflict: War in Afghanistan

9. Staff Sergeant Jim Gilliland [A 2]
Date: September 27, 2005
Distance: 1,250 m (1,367 yd)
Weapon: M24 rifle
Ammunition: 7.62x51mm NATO
Nationality: United States
Military Unit: 2nd Battalion, 69th Armored Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division Sniper Shadow Team
Conflict: Iraq War – Ramadi

10. (Honor) William "Billy" Dixon
File:Billydixon.jpg
At the Battle of Adobe Walls in 1874, frontier buffalo hunter and Army scout Billy Dixon made confirmed hits at no less than 1,400-meters with a 50-caliber black powder Sharps rifle. 

Source: wikipedia.org

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