The Royal Artillery
Commonly known as the ‘Gunners’, the Royal Artillery provides firepower to the British Army. We are responsible for finding the enemy using a variety of high-tech equipment and then, when we need to, striking them using everything from explosive shells to advanced precision rockets.
AS90 is a 155mm self-propelled gun that equips six Field Regiments of the Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Artillery.
MAMBA Weapon Locating Radar is an air portable, small and accurate system. MAMBA automatically detects, locates and classifies multiple artillery, rockets and mortars and carries out a threat assessment based on weapon or impact positions.
HVM - The Starstreak HVM (High Velocity Missile) is designed to counter threats from very high performance, low-flying aircraft and fast 'pop up' strikes by helicopter attacks
GMLRS - The weapon system is manned by three Gunners and is mounted on a tracked armoured launcher, which is highly robust and manoeuvrable. The launcher easily copes with the harsh environment and challenging terrain.
MUAS - The British Army's 'eye in the sky' in support of Land Forces on operations. Desert Hawk III is a small man-portable UAS surveillance system which provides essential day and night aerial video reconnaissance.
Rapier Field Standard C is a technologically advanced Short Range Air Defence System (SHORAD) and is in service with the Royal Artillery.
Parachute and Commando Regiments are specialist Regiments, serving alongside the Parachute Regiment or Royal Marines.
Modern electronic communications systems coupled with available computer processing power give today's commanders an unrivalled picture of battlefield developments as they happen.
RA Google Map
Location of King's Troop
Title|The King's Troop - Woolwich;Lat|51.487163;Lng|0.057546;Url|/artillery/regiments/24679.aspx
Location of 1 RHA Tidworth
Title|1 RHA - Tidworth;Lat|51.231641;Lng|-1.683587;Url|/artillery/regiments/24664.aspx
Location of 3 RHA
Title|3 RHA - Hohne Germany;Lat|52.587964;Lng|10.376582;Url|/artillery/regiments/24665.aspx
Location of 4 Regiment
Title|4 Regiment - Thirsk;Lat|54.20336;Lng|-1.39734;Url|/artillery/regiments/24666.aspx
Location of 5 Regiment
Title|5 Regiment - Catterick;Lat|54.370246;Lng|-1.623567;Url|/artillery/regiments/24678.aspx
Location of 7 Para Regiment
Title|7 Parachute Regiment - Colchester;Lat|51.874162;Lng|0.895208;Url|/artillery/regiments/24671.aspx
Location of 12 Regiment
Title|12 Regiment - Thorney Island;Lat|50.820916;Lng|-0.928152;Url|/artillery/regiments/24670.aspx
Location of 14 Regiment
Title|14 Regiment - Larkhill;Lat|51.201654;Lng|-1.808272 ;Url|/artillery/regiments/24669.aspx
Location of 16 Regiment
Title|16 Regiment - Rutland;Lat|52.635238;Lng|-0.61844;Url|/artillery/regiments/24675.aspx
Location of 19 Regiment
Title|19 Regiment - Tidworth;Lat|51.232384;Lng|-1.66923;Url|/artillery/regiments/24667.aspx
Location of 26 Regiment
Title|26 Regiment - Gutersloh;Lat|51.903237;Lng|8.385754;Url|/artillery/regiments/24668.aspx
Location of 29 Commando Regiment
Title|29 Commando Regiment - Plymouth;Lat|50.365387;Lng|-4.137937;Url|/artillery/regiments/31257.aspx
Location of 32 Regiment
Title|32 Regiment - Larkhill;Lat|51.198063;Lng|-1.817675;Url|/artillery/regiments/24677.aspx
Location of 39 Regiment
Title|39 Regiment - Newcastle-Upon-Tyne;Lat|55.017343;Lng|-1.871761;Url|/artillery/regiments/24674.aspx
Location of 47 Regiment
Title|47 Regiment - Thorney Island;Lat|50.820916;Lng|-0.928152;Url|/artillery/regiments/24676.aspx