CHAPTER 3: Weapons and Equipment


Section V: Anti-Tank

AT Grenade launcher

RPG-7V

Projectile

PG-7

PG-7M

PG-VR

PG-VL

OG-7/7V

Range, moving/stationary tgt

300/500

       
velocity (mps)          
armor penetration (mm)

330

330

>750

>PG-7M

<PG-VR

 
warhead type

HEAT

HEAT

tandem HEAT

HEAT

HE-Frag

warhead caliber (mm)

85

72

105

93

 
length (mm)          
weight (kg)

2.2

2

4.5

2.6

 
rate of fire (rpm)

6

6

6

6

6

unit of fire

5

5

5

5

5

crew          
Launcher          
tube caliber (mm)

40

40

40

40

40

length (mm)

953

953

953

953

953

weight (kg)

7.9

7.9

7.9

7.9

7.9

 

AT Grenade launcher RPG-16D RPG-18 RPG-22 RPO-A
Projectile

PG-16

     
Range, moving/stationary tgt

500/800

?/200

?/250

200 DF 1000 IDF

velocity (mps)

130

115

   
armor penetration (mm)

375

360

390

 
warhead type

HEAT

HEAT

HEAT

FAE

warhead caliber (mm)

58.3

     
length (mm)

600

670

   
weight (kg)

3

1.4

1.8

2.3

rate of fire (rpm)

6

NA

NA

2

unit of fire        
crew

2

1

   
Launcher        
tube caliber (mm)

58.3

64

73

93

length (mm)

1100

1050

850

920

weight (kg)

10.3

2.7

3

3.5

 

AT Guns & Rifles

100-mm MT-12 AT Gun

125-mm 2A45M AT Gun

SPG-9 Recoilless Rifle

84-mm Carl Gustaf Recoilless Rifle

range, HEAT (m)

5,955

 

1,000

500

HEAT-RA      

250

HVAPFSDS

3,000

   

NA

APDS  

2,100

 

NA

ATGM

5,000

5000 (AT-11)

 

NA

HE      

500

indirect fire

8,200

12,200

 

1,000 HE, 1300 m smoke, 2300 m illum

armor penetration (mm)

400 HEAT, 250 APDSFS, 700 AT-10

400 HEAT, 570 APDS, 770 AT-11a, 1050 AT-11b

400

500 HEAT, 900 HEAT-RA

rate of fire, maximum (rpm)  

8

 

6

sustained

14

100 rph

6

 
fire control

May have automated fire control with thermal sights.

DVO, II, thermal

DVO, II

3x DVO

ammunition types

HE-Frag, HEAT-FS, APFSDS, AT-10

HE-Frag, HEAT-FS, APFSDS, ATGM

HEAT, HE-RAP, AP AT hollow charge

HEAT, HEAT-RA, illumination, smoke, HEDP, HE

elevation (degrees)

-6 TO 20

-6 to +25

-3 to 7

 
traverse (degrees)

54

-360

30

 
emplace/displace time (min)

2 TO 3

0.5

   
crew

6

7

3 or 4

 
weight (kg)

3,050

6,500

60

 
dimensions L xW x H (m)    

2.11 x 0.99 x 0.8

1.065 long

 

Antitank Guided Missiles (ATGM)

AT-3c SAGGER 9K11 Malyutka

AT-4a/b SPIGOT 9K111/9K111M Fagot/Faktoriya

AT-5 a/b SPANDREL 9K133/9K133m Konkurs/Konkurs-M

AT-6 a/b/c SPIRAL 9K114 Shturm

range(m)

500-3000

70-2000/ 75-3500

70-4000/ 75-4000

400-5000/ 400-5000/ 400-6000

flight time to max. range (sec)

23-26

11/19.5

19

13.3/ 16/ 18.6

penetration (RHA/behind ERA mm)

9M14M: 400, 9M14P: 460, 9M14P1: 520, 9M14-2: 800

AT-4A: 600, AT-4b: 650

AT-5a: 650, AT-5b: 925/800

700/ 950/ 950

guidance & command link

wire MCLOS, 9M14-2: wire SACLOS

wire SACLOS

wire SACLOS

RF SACLOS

launching platform

tripod (suitcase), 9P133 (BRDM-2), 9P122 (BRDM-2), BMP-1, BMD-1, BOV-1, M-80, Mi-2 HOPLITE, Mi-8 HIP, Gazelle

9P135 tripod, BMP-1P, BMP-2, BMD-1P,BMD-2, BTR-RD, 9P148 (MT-LB), LuAZ-967 Lt all-terrain vehicle

BMD-1/2/3, 9P135M tripod, BMP-1P/2, UAZ-469, BTR-D, 9P148 (MT-LB)

9P149 (MT-LB), Mi-24 HIND, Ka-29 HELIX

weight, preflight (kg)

11.3-12.5

AT-4a: 7.4

 

31.4/ 33.5/ ?

length (mm)

860-925

863/865

AT-5a: 1150

1625/ 1745/ 1625

diameter (mm)

125

119/120

AT-5a: 135

130

fin span (mm)

370

354/369

AT-5a: 468

360

warheads

HEAT, 9M14-2: tandem HEAT

HEAT

HEAT/ tandem HEAT

HEAT or FAE

remarks

The AT-3 continued to be improved and proliferated worldwide. The (m14-2 missile is effective against reactive armor.

Thermal sight detection range is 3600 m, identification at 2000 m.

Thermal sight detection range is 3600 m, identification at 2000 m.

FAE range 400-5000 m.

 

Antitank Guided Missiles (ATGM)

AT-7 SAXHORN 9K115 Metis

AT-8 SONGSTER 9K112 Kobra

AT-9 9K120 Ataka

AT-10 STABBER 9K116-1/9K116 Bastion/Kastet

range(m)

40-1000

100-4000

400-6000

100-5000

flight time to max. range (sec)

6

10

14.5

15

penetration (RHA/behind ERA mm)

500

800

1000/800

660

guidance & command link

wire SACLOS

RF (30GHz) SACLOS

 

laser beam rider SACLOS

launching platform

9P151 firing post

T-64B/B1/B1K, T-80B/BVK

9P149 (MT-LB), Mi-24 HIND, Mi-35 HIND, Ka-29 HELIX, Mi-28 HAVOC

MT-12, BMP-3, T-55AMB, T-55AM2, T-55AMV

weight, preflight (kg)

5.5

   

24.5

length (mm)

740

1047

 

1047

diameter (mm)

94

100

130

100

fin span (mm)

300

257

750

257

warheads

HEAT

HEAT

tandem HEAT, blast, FAE, anti-helicopter

HEAT

remarks

Thermal sight detection range is 3200 m, identification at 1600 m. Emplace/displace times are 12/20 seconds.

Fired through the main gun tube.

 

Fired through the main gun tube. Off BMP-3 range is 100-4000 m, but it can fire on the move.

 

Antitank Guided Missiles (ATGM)

AT-11a/b SNIPER 9K119/9K119M Svir/Invar

AT-12 STABBER 9K116-2 Sheksna

AT-13 9K115-2 Metis-M

AT-14 Kornet

range(m)

100-5000

100-5000

80-1500

100-5500

flight time to max. range (sec)

15

12 to 4000 m

8.4

22

penetration (RHA/behind ERA mm)

770 AT-11a, 1050 at-11b

800

1000/800

1200/980

guidance & command link

laser beam rider SACLOS

laser beam rider SACLOS

wire SACLOS

laser beam rider SACLOS

launching platform

T-72B, T-72S, T-72V, T-80U, T-72UD,T-90, 2A45M AT gun

T-62M

9p151 tripod, UAZ-459

tripod, UAZ-469 "jeep", APC

weight, preflight (kg)

28/24.3

18.4

13

27

length (mm)

700

1084

910

1200

diameter (mm)

125

115

127

152

fin span (mm)

160

255

400

 
warheads

HEAT/tandem HEAT

HEAT

tandem HEAT, FAE

tandem HEAT, FAE

remarks

Fired through the main gun tube. T-72 variants have a 4000-m maximum range.

Fired from the halt through main gun tube.

FAE has greater power than 152-mm artillery round.

Thermal sight range is 4000-m detection & 3500 m identification. Maximum altitude of engaged helicopters is 3000 m.

 

Antitank Guided Missiles (ATGM)

AT-16 9K121 VIKhR

Milan (FR) 1/2/2T/3

Tow (US)
1/ITOW/2a/2b

HOT (FR/GE)

range(m)

1000-10,000

20-2000

3750/3750/
65-3750/200-3750

75-4000

flight time to max. range (sec)

23

12.5

2a: 20, 2b: 21

16.5

penetration (RHA/behind ERA mm)

1050/900

600/1060/1200/1200

500, ITOW:800, 2:920 2a:1000

850, 2:950

guidance & command link

laser beam rider SACLOS, lock on before launch

1&2: SACLOS wire SACLOS IR

SACLOS wire

SACLOS wire

launching platform

Ka-50 HOKUM, Su-25 FROGFOOT

tripod, compact turret, Marder 1A3

tripod, M113, Bradley IFV, M901a2, HMMWV, LAV-AT, UH-1J

tripod, vehicles, helicopter

weight, preflight (kg)

45

1&2: 6.7

1&2: 28.1

1: 23 2:23.5

length (mm)

1500

     
diameter (mm)

130

     
fin span (mm)        
warheads

tandem HEAT

     
remarks

Maximum airborne-target speed 800 kph.

Milan 3 medium range ATGM has IR command link resistant to jammikng and tandem warhead.

Tow 2b is fly over, shoot down top attack with self-forming penetrater. 2nd gen FLIR.

HOT 3 long range ATGM has a tandem warhead, bispectral day/night sights and maybe mounted post, vehicles or helicopters


Any changes from the 1998 OPFOR Battle Book are depicted in GREEN printing.  Last updated on 13 April, 1999
For any comments, additions, deletions, or modifications for this Battle Book contact
LTC Bill Bryan.

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