#1Nov 14th, 2012
The photograph above (external - login to view) shows a rebel with an apparently complete (tube, gripstock and battery) SA-16. Another photo shows another rebel with an apparently complete SA-24, one of the most advanced heat-seekers in the world. This might be the only time an SA-24 MANPADS has been photographed outside of state control.
Syrian Rebels Appear to Capture Advanced MANPADS. ... | THE GUN. (external - login to view)