Every department applies FN MINIMI. This machine gun requires only one soldier to operate it. FN MINIMI and FN MAG will replace the current MG3 in 2015.
Manufacturer: Fabrique Nationale de Herstal, Belgium
Length: 780–1,028 mm
Weight, unloaded: 8 kilogrammes (18 pounds)
Calibre: 5.56 x 45 mm
Magazine capacity: 100–200
Muzzle velocity: 875–925 m/s
Rate of fire: 14–15 shots per second