CHAPTER 3: Weapons and Equipment


Section X: Fixed Wing Aircraft

Combat Aircraft

An-12 CUB

SU-25 FROGFOOT

SU-27
Flanker B

Mirage 2000 (FR)

F5E/RF5 (US)

Mission

Medium Transport Aircraft

CAS

Fighter/intercepter, fighter bomber variant

Interceptor
Fighter
Multirole

Attack

Gun(s)

NR-23 23-mm in tail turret

GSh-30-2 30-mm (250 rounds),
AO-17a 30-mm pods

GSh-301 30-mm cannon

2xDEFA 544 or 2x 30-mm pods

2 x 20-mm

ATGMs

16x AT-16 or AT-9

Rockets

57-mm S-5 pod, 80-mm S-8 pod (up to 8 pods)

80-mm S-8 or
120-mm S-25

68-mm MATRA LR F4 or 100-mm

Air-to-Surface Missiles

AS-7, AS-10, AS-11, AS-14, AS-17

ARMAT, EXOCET, AS, BOL, MATRA 530 D or F,

Air-to-Air Missiles

AA-2, AA-8

R-27, R-73, AA-10, AA-11

MATRA or MAGIC

AIM-9 Sidewinder

Bombs

100-kg, 350-kg, 500-kg
(up to 4000 kg)

100-kg, 250-kg, 500-kg

18 x 250 kg

< 7000 lbs.

speed, max at altitude/ sea level/ attack

775/585

?/970/690 kph

2500/1345

2.2/2.1 mach

1.6 mach

combat radius (km)

1500-1800

495

1125
1950 w/tanks

1650

payload, cargo (kg)

7980-16,070

payload, combat-equipped troops

60

payload, paratroops

90

Remarks

Can operate from dirt strips.

SU-25M: antitank
SU-25UB: trainer
Ceiling 10,000 m
4344 kg max payload
6.5 g limit

All weather
Ceiling 16,460 m
-9 to 13.5 g limit
9 hardpoints

 

Combat Aircraft

A4 (US)

E2C (US)

C130 (US)

P3 (US)

Mission

Attack

Early warning

ASW/ maritime patrol

Gun(s)

2 x 20-mm Mk 12

ATGMs

*

Rockets

*

2.75" LAU-68A/69A

Air-to-Surface Missiles

*

HARPOON

Air-to-Air Missiles

AIM-9 Sidewinder
*

AIM-9 Sidewinder

Bombs

Mk 46, 50, 54, 82, mines and depth bombs

speed, max at altitude/sea level/attack

0.9 mach/
1163 kph

626 kph

602 kph

combat radius (km)

575

1900

2494

payload, cargo (kg)

19052 kg

payload, combat-equipped troops

92

payload, paratroops

64

Remarks

Ceiling 12200 m,
4 pylons for bombs, rockets, ASMs & gun pods

Ceiling 11275 m,

Tracks 2000 targets

Ceiling 10,006 m
Not shown. Can carry 74 strechers.

13 pax


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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