9K330 Tor-M1 (SA-15 Gauntlet)

Operator: Iran Egypt
Status: In Service In Service
Number: 29 8
Cost: $700 million Unknown
Acquired: 2006-2007 2005-2011
General Specs:
Country of origin: Russia
Manufacturer: Almaz-Antey
Introduced: 1990
Class: Short-ranged surface-to-air missile system
Range: 0.6-7.5 miles (1-12 km)
Altitude: 32,808 ft (10,000 m)
Warhead: Frag-high explosive (HE)
Speed: 1,565.9 mph (700 m/s)
Missile Weight: 368.2 lbs (167 kg)
Missile Length: 9.5 ft (2.9 m)
Missile Diameter: 9.3 inch (23.5 cm)
Propellant: Single-stage solid
Guidance System: Command guidance
Accuracy: Unknown
Missiles: 9M331
System Weight: 74,957.2 lbs (34 metric tons)
System Length: 24.6 ft (7.5 m)
System Width: 10.8 ft (3.3 m)
Radar(s): Target Acquisition: H-band doppler with 25 km range
Target tracking and guidance: Phased array K-band doppler with 25 km range
Command and Control: N/A
Launch Platform: 9A331 transporter erector launcher and radar (TELAR)
Operators (crew): 3
Notes: Designed to intercept high performance aircraft, helicopters, drones, cruise missiles, and precision guided munitions

Sources:

  • Tor-M1 ADMC – The Main Products for Military Use.” Almaz-Antey. Accessed January 11, 2016.
  • Training and Doctrine Command DCSINT Threat Directorate, “Worldwide Equipment Guide,” United States Army, 1997, Page 7-13.
  • Trade Registers,” Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, Accessed January 11, 2016.

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