Russian missile can develop variant sandflies warships equipped with export-oriented 956EM
Modern Chinese Navy class guided missile destroyer is currently equipped with supersonic anti-ship missiles 3M80E
Chinese navy 138,139, Modern-class destroyers are upgraded 956EM level
According to Russia’s “ties” news report, as Russia’s major producers of missile equipment “tactical missile,” the company has announced it will begin development of the “Sandfly sub-MBE” anti-ship missile system.
“Sandfly sub-MBE” is a kind of previous export-oriented “Sandfly sub-E” in-depth development of improved modern anti-ship weapon system. The newly developed “Sandfly sub-MBE” will be equipped with the 3M-80MBE longer range missiles, the use of composite flight mode, the new range will be playing longer. At the same time, “Sandfly sub-MBE” will maintain its predecessor’s key features: supersonic flight speeds (up to 2900 km/h), attack the lower end of the flight path and when the complex orbit mobile, making it almost impossible to intercept by the existing air defense weapons.
According to the “tactical missile,” Company, 3M-80MBE missile flight path will be in two: a lower height, while the other composite flight path – the first part of the 12 one thousand m cruising altitude, the target at a distance of 40-45 1000 meters, altitude will be reduced to 10-20 meters.
“Sandfly sub-MBE” can be used to equip 956EM modern destroyers, 12 421 type “lightning” class boats and many other types of Russian ships. In addition, by rewriting the program, the system has been used for fixed or mobile-type shore-based defensive weapons.
“Sandfly child” missiles and naval vessels for the Russian equipment. Model was also derived some of its exports to China and Vietnam. In addition, there are unconfirmed reports that Iran and India have expressed willingness to buy.
“tactical missile,” the company also announced that beginning this year, plans to cut exports in favor of the Russian military’s efforts to fulfill orders. In 2008, the company’s products, about 80% are for export. The airborne missile traditional foreign customers are India and China. In addition, the “tactical missile,” the company in recent years, Venezuela, Algeria and Vietnam’s exports has significantly increased.
but the company has begun to develop a series of new Russian military missile systems, including equipment for the Russian fifth generation fighter aircraft and ground-air missiles. (Spring)