9K38 Igla man-portable air defence system

ПЗРК "Игла" КБМ Коломна

Purpose

intended to defeat approaching and receding jet-engine, turboprop, propeller-driven fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters round the clock when they are visually observed against clutter background and in infrared countermeasure environment.
High counter-countermeasure resistance. Round the clock identification friend-or-foe. Main combat employment – shoulder-firing. Launch options include a 203-OPU Dzhigit support launching unit and 9S846 Strelets set of control equipment and launch modules.

 

 

 Major features of Igla MANPADS: 

System components:

 

System specifications:

 Target altitude, m

 10…3,500

 Target range, m

 5,200

 Target speed, m/s:

            head-on engagement

 Up to 360

            tail-chase engagement

 Up to 320

 Combat equipment weight, kg (in combat position)

 16.8

Major missile specifications:

 Missile calibre, mm

 72.2

 Missile length, mm

 1,655

 Missile launch weight, kg

 10.6

 Booster

 Solid-propellant

 Sustainer

 Solid-propellant, two-thrust

 Warhead

 Blast fragmentation

 Aerodynamic configuration

 Canard

 Flight control

 Aerodynamic surfaces, powder thruster at initial trajectory

 Seeker

 Optical, two-colour, homing (passive)

 Control system

 Single-channel