|Country Of Origin||USA|
|In Service||2000 - Present|
Longest Distance Kill
On a March afternoon in 2002, Corporal Rob Furlong of the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry killed an enemy combatant from 2,430 meters. It is the longest-ever recorded kill by a sniper in combat, surpassing the mark of 2,250 meters set by legendary US Sniper Carlos Hathcock.
Brings a whole new meaning to the phrase reach out and touch somebody.