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Saab Bofors RBS 70

Man-Portable Short-Range Air Defense Weapon

Saab Bofors RBS 70

Man-Portable Short-Range Air Defense Weapon


The Saab RBS 70 anti-aircraft missile product ensures denial of airspace to low-flying enemy aircraft.
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ORIGIN: Sweden
YEAR: 1977
MANUFACTURER(S): Bofors Defence / Saab Bofors Dynamics - Sweden
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

Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible. * Calibers listed may be model/chambering dependent.
ACTION: Laser-Guided
CALIBER(S)*: 106mm
LENGTH (OVERALL): 1,320 millimeters (51.97 inches)
LENGTH (BARREL): 1,320 millimeters (51.97 inches)
WEIGHT (UNLOADED): 191.80 pounds (87.00 kilograms)
SIGHTS: Integrated Optics with Night Vision
RATE-OF-FIRE: 4 rounds-per-minute
RANGE (EFFECTIVE): 26,250 feet (8,001 meters; 8,750 yards)

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


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