82 mm ILL 82 Illuminating Mortar Bomb


82 mm Mortar

Munition Type



82 mm Illuminating Mortar Bomb ILL 82
NSN: 1315-50-001-5918

82 mm Illuminating Mortar Bomb ILL 82 is intended for artificial illumination of the target area for the purposes of reconnaissance, firing, supporting the fire of the anti-tank means and for execution of other tactical actions on the battlefield.

This Mortar Bomb is fuzed with AF 612. The payload of the bomb is a movable illuminating system consisting of parachute and illuminating flare. After the ejection of the illuminating system over the target, flare descent is smooth and slow due to the parachute, and by its spiral motion provides maximum illuminating effect during the whole time of flare burning.

82 mm Illuminating Mortar Bomb ILL 82 can be fired from the following weapons: 82 mm Mortar M82MA, 82 mm Mortars of Russian standard: mod. 1937, mod. 1941, mod. 1943, 52-M-832, etc. 

Do not fire the ILL 82 with Ignition Cartridge only.

Body material Steel
Length fuzed, mm 357
Weight fuzed, kg 3.180
Payload Illuminating pyrotechnical composition with parachute
Illumination power, cd 300 000
Height of burst, m 300
Average flare burning time, s 35
Highest Max Pressure (Crusher), kgf/cm2 500 (0+4)
Operating Temperature Range, °C from minus 40 to 50


Maximum Pressure (Crusher), kgf/cm2 450 (0+4)
Max Range, m 3 426 (0+4)
Muzzle velocity, m/s 244 (0+4)


One fuzed Mortar Bomb with 4 pcs. Increment charges is packed in a Container;

12 pcs. Containers are arranged in a wooden case..

Wooden case dimensions, mm 653x440x268
Wooden case weight, kg 56
Wooden case volume, m3 0.077
Class of explosion hazard : 1.2G, UN 0171