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NORINCO HJ-73 (Red Arrow-73)

Man-Portable / Vehicular Anti-Tank Guided-Missile Weapon (ATGM) System

NORINCO HJ-73 (Red Arrow-73)

Man-Portable / Vehicular Anti-Tank Guided-Missile Weapon (ATGM) System


The Chinese HJ-73 Red Arrow Anti-Tank Guided-Missile System is a locally-produced Chinese copy of the Soviet-era 9M14 Malyutka.
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YEAR: 1979
MANUFACTURER(S): China NORth INDustries COrporation (NORINCO) - China

Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible. * Calibers listed may be model/chambering dependent.
ACTION: Not Available.
CALIBER(S)*: 125mm
LENGTH (OVERALL): 1,005 millimeters (39.57 inches)
LENGTH (BARREL): 860 millimeters (33.86 inches)
WEIGHT (UNLOADED): 22.05 pounds (10.00 kilograms)
SIGHTS: Integrated Optics Set.
RATE-OF-FIRE: 4 rounds-per-minute
RANGE (EFFECTIVE): 9,845 feet (3,001 meters; 3,282 yards)

Series Model Variants
• HJ-73 "Red Arrow-73" - Base Series Name.
• HJ-73 MCLOS - Manul Command-to-Line-Of-Sight.
• HJ-73 SACLOS - Semi-Automatic Command-to-Line-Of-Sight.
• HJ-73 SACLOS+ - With stand-off probe for countering ERA-protected vehicles.
• HJ-73 SACLOS++ - With tandem HEAT warhead.


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