The Belarusian army received the first batch of Russian 9M120 guided missiles “attack”. Reported by the press service of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic.
according to the report, batch of missiles “attack” entered in the framework of military-technical cooperation with the Russian Federation. Ammunition received was not disclosed, the Defense Ministry said, that the rocket can be used both from the air, and from a ground carrier.
In the future, the Armed Forces of Belarus intend to completely update the arsenal of this weapon
– stated on the official website of the Belarusian Ministry of Defense.
Guided missile “attack” available in two versions 9M120 and 9M120F, differing in the type of warhead. The 9M120 version supplied to Belarus is equipped with a tandem-type warhead of cumulative action and is designed to destroy tanks of all types, incl. protected by dynamic protection screens.
Declared penetration of homogeneous armor with reactive armor – 800 mm. Specifications: caliber - 130 mm, length - 1830 mm, weight - 49,5 kg, shooting range - up 6000 m, maximum flight speed - 550 m / s.
The rocket is intended for use as part of complexes “Sturm-In”, installed on Mi-24V helicopters, I-28, Mi-8AMTŠ, and “Sturm-S”, placed on the 9P149 combat vehicle.
used photos:Ministry of Defense of Belarus