Rheinmetall's subsidiary, American Rheinmetall Munitions (ARM) will make available M1110 40 x 46mm day/night training cartridges and 66mm vehicle-launched screening smoke
grenades to the US Armed Forces.
A new formula will replace the World War II-era HC Screening Smoke
Mithras rockets are waterproof down to two metres and can be equipped with payloads for various effects, such as white or IR illumination, signalling, screening smoke
, radar chaff or radar tracking.
Both 66mm grenades, M76 and the MK 1 MOD 0, provide screening smoke
in the visible and thermal infra-red wavebands.
Chemical smoke generator companies provided screening smoke
for areas 1 to 1 1/2 miles wide and several miles long on a 24-hour basis.