Russian ATGW Systems

Szulc, Tomasz
March 2010
Military Technology;2010, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p94
The article offers information on the innovative military weapons in Russia. It mentions that these destructive weapons were created during the period of Soviet Union. It highlights the country's powerful weapons including Laser-guided S-8 missile, 9M133 KORNET missile and its 9P163 launcher, and 9M131 METIS-M. Moreover, the country's combat vehicles are also mentioned.


Related Articles

  • Topol-M: Missile Defense Penetrator. Fiszer, Michal // Journal of Electronic Defense;Jan2006, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p52 

    The article focuses on the RT-2PM2 Topol-M missile of the Russian Federation known in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as the SS-27. It weighs 47.1 pounds, 22.7 meters long and it has a diameter of 1.86 meter. The system is also very accurate. It has 180-meter side error and 230-meters...

  • Are We Ready for a Push-Button War? Alsop, Joseh; Alsop, Stewart // Saturday Evening Post;9/6/1947, Vol. 220 Issue 10, p18 

    The article discusses the readiness of the U.S. government to create advanced war weapons. One of the concerns arising from the research being conducted by the government and researchers are the free scientific inquiry, the time and cost to be spent in building such weapons. The government...

  • NASSER'S HIRED GERMANS. de Gramont, Sanche // Saturday Evening Post;7/13/1963, Vol. 236 Issue 26, p60 

    Focuses on the utilization of Germans by Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser to build rockets aimed against the Jewish state of Israel. Origin of a secret war between Egypt and Israel; Job description of Germans working under the Nasser administration; Wartime background of Germans involved...

  • N. Korea's best and brightest work in nation's primary export industry - missiles.  // East-Asia-Intel Reports;7/5/2006, p1 

    The article reveals that North Korean leaders encourage the country's best engineering minds to focus on developing weapons of mass destruction and missiles. The speed with which North Korea has developed Taepodong-2 alarms both Japan and the U.S. The fact is North Korean engineers managed to...

  • Prime Directive. Barrie, Douglas // Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/7/2007, Vol. 166 Issue 18, p41 

    The article reports that the sale of the Storm Shadow cruise missile to Saudi Arabia will likely rest with British Prime Minister Tony Blair, possibly in the face of opposition by the U.S. The scenario is similar to Blair's 1998 approval of the sale of a Black Shaheen version of the Anglo-French...

  • DOD USHERS IN NEW MISSILE DEFENSE CAPABILITY. Sample, Doug // Defense AT&L;Nov/Dec2004, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p61 

    The article focuses on the new missile defense capability of the U.S. Department of Defense. A historic moment took place July 22 at Fort Greely, Alaska, as the first ground-based missile interceptor was placed in an underground silo at the missile defense complex there. Army Major General. John...

  • Market Overview.  // Iran Defence & Security Report;Q3 2010, p53 

    This article provides an overview of the condition of the defense industry in Iran in 2010. Business Monitor International (BMI) discusses the capability of Iran to produce military weapons and vehicles. BMI notes the role of the Defence Industries Organization (DIO) in the industry. In...

  • Digest.  // Armada International;Apr/May2006, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p51 

    Presents news briefs related to military weapons as of February 2006. Information on the UAV-3 test conducted by Northrop Grumman Global Hawk; Wimax-based communication system unveiled by Tadiran Communications; Test conducted under Ckem Advanced Technology Demonstrator programme on the...

  • Ragtag no more: Rebels have heavy weapons from Syrian arsenals.  // Geo-Strategy Direct;2/6/2013, p3 

    The article reports on the acquisition of military weapons such as battle tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and anti-tank guided missiles of Sunni rebels. It notes that the equipments are used for their war against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. It states the range of weapons was acquired by...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics