- A-135 anti-ballistic missile system
The A-135 or ABM-3
anti-ballistic missilesystem is a Russian military complex deployed around Moscowto counter enemy missiles targeting the city or its surrounding areas. A successor to the previous A-35, it reached alert status on February 17th, 1995. It is compliant with the now-defunct 1972 ABM Treaty, in its upper limit. ABM-3 was considered to be technologically equivalent to the United States Safeguard system of the 1970s. [ GlobalSecurity.org. [http://www.globalsecurity.org/wmd/world/russia/abm3.htm -135 anti-ballistic missile system] .]
An integrated system, it is composed by:
*Two Daryal-type (
Pechorato the west) bistatic phased-array early warning radars, [ GlobalSecurity.org. [http://www.globalsecurity.org/wmd/world/russia/daryal.htm Pechora LPAR - Daryal] .] deployed at Pechoraand Qabala radarin Qabala, Azerbaijan (coord|40|52|14.6|N|47|48|09.6|E) [ GlobalSecurity.org. [http://www.globalsecurity.org/wmd/world/russia/qabala.htm Qabala / Gabala - (Lyaki / Mingacevir / Mingechaur) ] . Coordinates from NIMA / NGA imagery.] Five other Daryal sites have never been completed.
Hen House radars at Mishelevka, Olenegorsk, Sary Shagan, Kamchatkaand Abalakova.
*The Pushkino Don-2NP (aka Pill Box to the west) large battle-management phased-array
radarwith 360º coverage for the long-range interceptors supplementing the Dog House and Cat House radars.(coord|56|10|30|N|37|45|54|E ) [ GlobalSecurity.org. [http://www.globalsecurity.org/wmd/world/russia/pill_box.htm Don-2NP Pill Box] .]
*The ABM-3 phased-array short-range battle management radar, replacing the
Try Add radars.
*16 launchers of long-range "SH-11 Gorgon" exoatmospheric interceptor missiles at two launch sites with eight missiles each (coord|56|14|55.40|N|38|35|13.18|E and coord|55|20|49.70|N|36|28|59.08|E), though originally designed with nuclear warheads. Comparable to
LIM-49A Spartan(at least in function).
*68 launchers of short-range "SH-08 Gazelle" endoatmospheric interceptor missiles at five launch sites with 12 or 16 missiles each, though originally designed with nuclear warheads. Similar to
*Command, communications and intelligence services.
The A-135 system is currently operational although its SH-11 component is deactivated (as of February 2007).
* [http://www.globalsecurity.org/wmd/world/russia/abm3.htm Globalsecurity.org on the A-135 anti-ballistic missile system] .
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
См. также в других словарях:
A-35 anti-ballistic missile system — The A 35 anti ballistic missile system, or A 35 Aldan , was a Soviet military battle management radar complex deployed around Moscow to intercept enemy missiles targeting the city or its surrounding areas. In development since the 1960s and in… … Wikipedia
Anti-ballistic missile — An anti ballistic missile (ABM) is a missile designed to counter ballistic missiles (a missile for missile defense). A ballistic missile is used to deliver nuclear, chemical, biological or conventional warheads in a ballistic flight trajectory.… … Wikipedia
Anti-Ballistic Missile — Systeme (ABM Systeme) dienen der Abwehr ballistischer Raketen durch spezielle Flugabwehrraketen. Sie wurden zuerst im Kalten Krieg von der Sowjetunion und den USA strategisch zur Abwehr gegen nukleare Interkontinentalraketen aufgebaut, dann aber… … Deutsch Wikipedia
2007 Chinese anti-satellite missile test — The 2007 Chinese anti satellite missile test was conducted by China on January 11, 2007. A Chinese weather satellite the FY 1C polar orbit satellite of the Fengyun series, at an altitude of convert|865|km|mi, with a mass of 750 kg [cite news |… … Wikipedia
Missile defense — The Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System. A RIM 161 Standard Missile 3 anti ballistic missile is launched from USS Shiloh, a US Navy Ticonderoga class cruiser … Wikipedia
Anti-satellite weapon — Anti satellite weapons (ASATs) are space weapons designed to destroy satellites for strategic military purposes. Currently, only the USA, the former USSR and the People s Republic of China are known to have developed these weapons,with India… … Wikipedia
Missile — For other uses, see Missile (disambiguation). A V 2 missile launch by the British during Operation Backfire. Though a missile may be any thrown or launched object, it colloquially almost always refers to a self propelled guided weapon system.… … Wikipedia
Missile patriote — MIM 104 Patriot fusée de proximité, MIM 104 Patriot Fonction Missile surface air Constructeur Raytheon … Wikipédia en Français
Anti-Raketen-Rakete — Eine Abfangrakete ist eine Boden Luft Rakete, die eine anfliegende Militärische Rakete zerstören soll. Seegestützte Systeme dienen in erster Linie dem Selbstschutz eines Schiffes gegen Seezielflugkörper, landgestützte Systeme dienen meist zum… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Anti-communism — For opposition to the Soviet Union, see Anti Sovietism. Part of the series on Communism … Wikipedia