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IGLA-S Guided Missile

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The Igla-S air-to-air guided missile equipped with a passive two-band IR seeker is designed to destroy day and night aircraft and helicopters as well as low-altitude and stealth targets of the cruise missile types and remotely piloted vehicles head-on and in pursuit at ranges of up to 6.0 km with a heat probability of 0.8 to 0.9.

 

High effectiveness of the missile is provided due to the proximity fuze and upgraded warhead, which allow destruction of the target not only in case of a direct hit, but also in case of near-miss. The heat seeker provides reliable selection of a target in the electronic countermeasures environment (heat flares).

Target engagement range, m up to

6,000

 

Altitude of targets engaged, m

10 to 3,500

 

Airspeed of targets engaged, m/s

head-on up to 400

in pursuit up to 320

 

Type of optical seeker two-spectrum,

jamming-proof

 

Type of warhead HE, impact-delay action,

proximity

 

Weight of missile/warhead, kg

11.7 / 2.5

 

Into-action time not more than

13

 

‘Fire-and-forget’ principle provided

 

Missile length, mm

1,625

 

Missile calibre, mm

72

Defense Products & Services: IGLA-S Guided Missile
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Defense Products & Services Sectors: Missiles, air to air, short range
Description: IGLA-S Guided Missile
Source of Information: Rosoboronexport Joint Stock Company