Sunday, 30 November 2014

Novorossyia militia in training with Konkurs anti-tank missile system…

The 9M113 Konkurs wire-guided anti-tank missile of the Soviet Union. "9M113" is the GRAU designation of the missile. Its NATO reporting name is AT-5 Spandrel .The system is designed to engage moving and stationary armoured targets provided with explosive reactive armour (ERA) protection. The KONKURS-M system can be carried by armored wheeled and tracked wehicles.The 9P135M1 launcher can be provided with a thermal imager for night or poor visibility conditions. When fitted with the thermal imager, which weighs 9.6 kg, it allows engagements at ranges up to 2500m. The launcher is designed to launch the 9M111, 9M111M, 9M113, and 9M113M missiles. The 9M113M missile has a tandem warhead with an extended nose probe to defeat explosive reactive armour before the main warhead initiates to penetrate 750 to 800 mm of main armour. Missile has a semiautomatic control system with command transmission by wires. Missiles are supplied in sealed containers placed directly on the launcher…


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from The Russophile http://www.therussophile.org/russia-ukraine/novorossyia-militia-in-training-with-konkurs-anti-tank-missile-system.html/