|Status:||In Service||In Service|
|Number:||18-20 launchers and >50 missiles (200 delivered 1998; another 50 in 2017)||4 launchers and 24 missiles (2007)|
|Acquired:||1983||1980s (was supplied to both North and South Yemen)|
|Country of origin:||Soviet Union|
|Introduced:||1975 (1989 for OTR-21B/Tochka-U)|
|Class:||Short-range ballistic missile (SRBM)|
|Range:||Scarab-A: 43.5 miles (70 km)
Scarab-B: 74.6 miles (120 km)
Scarab-C: 115.6 miles (185 km)
|Warhead:||1062.6 lbs (482 kg) — Nuclear 10 to 100 kT, high explosive, chemical, or submunitions|
|Weight:||4409.25 lbs (2,000 kg)|
|Length:||21 ft (6.4 m)|
|Diameter:||2.1 ft (0.65 m)|
|Guidance System:||Inertial combined with GPS and a radar or optical (TV) terminal|
|Accuracy:||311.7 – 524.9 ft CEP (95 – 160 m)|
|Launch Platform:||9P129 6×6 wheeled transporter erector launcher|
|Combat history:||Possibly use in Syria Civil War. Houthi and Pro-Saleh forces have released video of at least one missile fired toward Saudi Arabia in 2015.|
- Bernard Blake, Jane’s Weapon Systems 1988-1989, 19th Edition, (Coulsdon: Jane’s Information Group, 1988), p.128.
- “Tochka-U high-precision tactical ballistic missile system,” Konstruktorskoye Byuro Mashynostroyeniya, Accessed January 20, 2016.
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