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Saab Bofors RBS 70

Man-Portable Short-Range Air Defense Weapon

OVERVIEW
HISTORY
SPECIFICATIONS
OPERATORS
VARIANTS
Overview



The Saab RBS 70 anti-aircraft missile product ensures denial of airspace to low-flying enemy aircraft.




Specifications

YEAR: 1977
MANUFACTURER(S): Bofors Defence / Saab Bofors Dynamics - Sweden
ACTION: Laser-Guided
CALIBER(S): 106mm
SIGHTS: Integrated Optics with Night Vision
OVERALL LENGTH: 1,320 mm (51.97 in)
BARREL LENGTH: 1,320 mm (51.97 in)
WEIGHT: 191.80 lb (87.00 kg)
RATE-OF-FIRE: 4 rounds-per-minute
EFFECTIVE RANGE: 26,250 ft (8,001 m; 8,750 yd)
OPERATORS: Argentina; Australia; Bahrain; Brazil; Chile; Czech Republic; Finland; Indonesia; Iran; Ireland; Latvia; Lithuania; Mexico; Norway (retired); Pakistan; Singapore; Sweden; Thailand; Tunisia; United Arab Emirates; Venezuela
Variants



• RBS 70 - Base Series Designation
• RBS 70 Mk 1
• RBS 70 Mk 2
• RBS 70 NG ("New Generation")






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