Kandahar (Russian Title: Кандагар) is a 2010 Russian film directed by Andrei Kavun (Piranha (Okhota na piranyu)). Five pilots of the Russian cargo plane were captured in Kandahar (Afghanistan) by the Taliban. After being in captivity for over a year they make an attempt to escape. Film based on actual events.
The following weapons are featured in the film Kandahar:
Classic Commercial Browning Hi-Power (Belgian Mfg) - 9x19mm
Czech CZ 52 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
One of the guards holds CZ 52
AKM, Stamped Steel Receiver w/ slant muzzle brake - 7.62x39mm
Taliban leader holds an AKM
Taliban leader fires AKM. Note the size of magazine
Norinco Type 56
Norinco Type 56 (fixed stock variant) with under-folding bayonet ("pig sticker") which was standard on PLA-issue Type 56s - 7.62x39mm
One of the guards of the airfield fires his Norinco Type 56
with under-folding bayonet
This Norinco Type 56 has no under-folding "pig sticker" bayonet
Taliban fighter holds the AIMS-74 (Romanian clone of the AKS-74) with a shortened barrel, plastic AK-74 magazine and wooden stock.
assault rifle lies on the ground
Taliban fighter is trying to reload his AK-74 but Russian navigator taken away a magazine.
Mosin Nagant M44 Carbine
Mosin Nagant M44 Carbine, with attached side-folding bayonet - 7.62x54mmR.
One of the Taliban fighters is seen with the Mauser carbine
Same fighter aimed his Mauser carbine at radioman Victor (Alexandr Golubev)
FPK/PSL Sniper Rifle
Romanian FPK/PSL sniper rifle - 7.62x54mm R.
PKM Machine Gun
PKM with with latest version of Flash hider - 7.62x54mm R
Goryunov SGM Machine Gun
Goryunov SGM Machine Gun on Sokolov mount - 7.62x54mm R.
Same machine gun in other location
Browning M2HB on vehicle mount - .50 BMG
KPV heavy machine gun
KPV heavy machine guns in ZPU-2 dual anti-aircraft mount - 14.5x114mm
One of the Taliban fighters is seen with the RPG-7
near the destroyed truck
F-1 Hand Grenade
F-1 High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade
Young Taliban fighter has lost his F-1 hand grenade
. Grenade painted black, usually used for training grenades
Young Taliban fighter pulls out a safety pin from grenade
A safety pin was pulled and striker lever was thrown
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21U supersonic jet fighter aircraft forces Ilyushin Il-76 airlifter to land