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Air defense missile and gun system

 

DESIGNED
To protect ships and stationary coastal facilities against various air threats including antiship cruise missiles (ASCM) flying at extremely low altitude as well as to destroy small-size sea and coastal targets.

THE SYSTEM PROVIDES
effective defeat of various air targets (ASCM, fixed-wing aircraft, helicopters)
small-size sea and coastal targets engagement
high fire efficiency
combat operations in adverse weather
automatic operating mode

COMPONENTS
command module
1 to 4(depending on the ship displacement) combat modules (CM)
surface-to-air missiles (SAM)
30mm rounds
SAM storage and reloading system proportional to the CMs quantity, complete SAM reserve
control and recording equipment
maintenance facilities
training aids

COMMAND MODULE
comprises
search radar (it's possible to use the ship-borne surveillance radar)
target designation and assignment equipment
ship's intercommunication unit

Provides for
air (also low flying) and surface targets detection
friend-or-foe identification
detected targets (up to 50) tracking and designation data generation
target assignment among combat modules and desig nation data transfer to them

COMBAT MODULE
comprises
missile and gun mount with 8 ready-to-launch missiles
target and missile tracking hardware
weapon control system

Provides for
target lock-on by command module designation data
target and SAM tracking by the radar and optronic control system
missiles and gun firing aqainst targets at different ranges

ARMAMENT
Missile and gun weapon in a single mount

9M311-1E surface-to-air guided missiles (solid-propellant bicaliber two-stage missile with a jettisonable booster).

Two 30mm AO-18KD six-barrel antiaircraft automatic guns with linkless ammunition feed and 30 mm ammunition.


SAM STORAGE AND RELOADING

48/32 missiles are kept in transport and launch canisters in an under-deck room directly under the combat module
automatic loading and reloading of the combat module with guided missiles

CONTROL AND RECORDING EQUIPMENT
provides for recording and processing of command and combat data.

MAINTENANCE AND TRAINING
provided by means of three special-purpose vehicles and an indoor simulator of command and combat modules, respectively.

 

Basic Characteristics

Armament: SAM 9M311-1E
AA guns two AO-18KD guns
Ammunition: SAM 48/32 missiles
Artillery rounds 1.000 pcs
Control system radar, optronic
Engagement envelope:
Range: SAM
1.500-10.000 m
AA guns 500-4.000 m
Altitude: SAM 2-6.000 m
AA guns 0-3.000 m
Weights: missile in the canister 60 kg
missile w/o canister 42 kg
warhead 9 kg
AA guns: caliber 30 mm
total rate of fire 10.000 rds/min
     
     
 
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