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Nimrod Missile


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Doodlebrary

July 20, 2024

  • Nimrod is long range air to surface missile.
  • Developed by – Isral Aerospace Industries.
  • Primarily Nimrod designed for anti tank use.
  • Place of Origin – Israle.
  • Nimrod may be installed on a variety of towed launchers, light combat vehicle launchers, helicopters, and fixed-wing aircraft.
  • Nimrod has a semi-active laser guidance system, capable of day and night operation. Its flight trajectory can be set below obscuring cloud layers, while a forward scouting team uses a laser designator to direct it from up to 26 km.
  • Nimrod is a long-range semi-active laser-guided anti-tank guided weapon (ATGW) which has been developed by the MBT Weapon System Division.
  • Effective range: 300 – 36,000 meters
  • Length: 265 cm
  • Diameter: 170 mm
  • Body: 18 cm
  • Span 40 cm
  • Weight: 100 kg
  • Speed: ~1000 km/h Or Mach 0.8
  • Propulsion: Single stage solid rocket motor
  • Guidance: Semi-Active Laser Homing
  • Warhead: HEAT, Fragmentation-HE, Thermobaric, Anti-Personnel Munition
  • Variants – Nimrod 2, Nimrod 3, Nimrod SR.
  • Currently 3 Nimrod versions are exist.
  • Current Operators – Israel, Colombo.

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