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  • China unveils man portable copy of the Israeli Spike and US Javelin missile

    11/13/2014 10:40:03 AM PST · by sukhoi-30mki · 7 replies
    Defense Update ^ | Nov 13, 2014
    The Red Arrow 12, a man portable guided missile system. Photo: Tamir Eshel, Defense-Update A man portable guided missile system, the Red Arrow 12 is similar to the Israeli Spike MR, another version of the missile seems a copy of the US Javelin. The missile uses an IR or TV imaging seekers for all weather day/night operation. The missile uses ‘soft launch’ techniques to enable safe firing from enclosure. Once aimed at the target, the ‘fire and forget’ system controls the missile through an autonomous flight to hit the target, enabling the operator to seek shelter. The missile can neutralise...
  • WATCH: IDF Reveals Classified Missiles Used In Lebanon And Gaza Wars

    08/01/2011 6:00:55 PM PDT · by edpc · 8 replies
    Haaretz ^ | 1 Aug 2011 | Anshel Pfeffer
    The Israel Defense Forces artillery corps revealed the previously classified Tamuz missile for the first time Monday, which was used in the Second Lebanon War and Operation Cast Lead in Gaza. The Tamuz missile has a range of up to 25 kilometers and is equipped with an electro-optic sensor that allows its operators to guide it to its target by watching it on a screen while it hovers to its target.