MKB Raduga


MKB Raduga

MKB Raduga (Russian: МКБ Радуга, meaning Raduga Design Bureau, where raduga literally means "rainbow") is a Russian aerospace company, concerned with the production of various missile systems and related technologies. It is headquartered in Dubna in the Moscow Oblast. It was formerly a division of the Mikoyan-Gurevich design bureau, before being spun off as a separate OKB (design bureau) in March 1957.

Contents

History

  • October 1946 - OKB-2
  • 12 October 1951 - division of OKB-155-1 (headed by M.I.Gurevich)
  • March 1957 - A.Ya.Bereznyak became the chief designer
  • June 1965 - machine building design bureau "Raduga"
  • 19 June 1972 - Dubna production and development amalgamation "Raduga"
  • 07 September 1978 - Dubna production amalgamation "Raduga"
  • 12 May 1982 - machine building design bureau "Raduga"

Products

Kometa series

Naval P-Series

  • P-15 Termit (SS-N-2 "Styx") - ship-launched cruise missile (the basis for the Chinese HY-2 Silkworm missile), 1955
  • P-270/3M80 Moskit (SS-N-22 "Sunburn") - ramjet-propelled anti-ship missile, 1973, in-service 1984

Kh/KSR airborn series

Others

  • 85R, 85RU, (SS-N-14 "Silex") - surface-launched torpedo-carrying anti-submarine missiles
  • MV-1 - target drone
  • KSR-5-NM - target drone
  • Burlak, Burlak-M air-launched spacecraft launcher, Tu-160SK

See also

External links


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • MKB — steht für: Mindener Kreisbahnen, eine Eisenbahngesellschaft in Ostwestfalen Märkische Kleinbahn Berlin, ein Verein in Berlin Lichterfelde Motorkennbuchstaben bei Kraftfahrzeugen Museum der Kulturen Basel, ein Schweizer Völkerkundemuseum Media Key …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Raduga — (russisch Радуга = Regenbogen) steht für: den russischen Raketenhersteller MKB Raduga, die unbemannte Landekapsel VBK Raduga, mit der Material von der Raumstation Mir zur Erde befördert wurde, eine Serie von Kommunikationssatelliten, Raduga… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Raduga — (which literally is Russian for rainbow ) can mean:* MKB Raduga, a Russian maker of missile systems * VBK Raduga, an unmanned reentry capsule used to return material from the Russian Mir space station * Raduga satellite , a series of Russian… …   Wikipedia

  • Raduga Kh-55 — The Raduga Kh 55 Granat ( ru. Х 55 Гранат (Granat), NATO reporting name AS 15 Kent ) is a Soviet/ Russian subsonic long range cruise missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead. It was designed by MKB Raduga, partially in response to U.S.… …   Wikipedia

  • MKB — Contents 1 Business 2 Community 3 Computing 4 Monuments …   Wikipedia

  • Raduga Kh-15 — The Raduga Kh 15 (NATO reporting name AS 16 Kickback ) is Soviet/CIS short range nuclear missile carried by bomber aircraft. Produced by MKB Raduga, it is similar in design and purpose to the USAF AGM 69 SRAM used from 1971 to 1991.Development of …   Wikipedia

  • Raduga K-9 — The Raduga K 9 (NATO reporting name AA 4 Awl ) was a long range air to air missile developed by the Soviet Union in the late 1950s. It was designed by MKB Raduga, a division of aircraft maker Mikoyan Gurevich. The K 9 was also known as the K 155 …   Wikipedia

  • Raduga KS-1 Komet — Infobox Weapon is missile=yes name=KS 1 Komet/AS 1 Kennel caption= origin= type=anti ship missile service= used by= manufacturer=MKB Raduga unit cost= production date= service=1955 engine=RD 500K turbojet weight=3,000 kg (6,614 lb) length=8.29 m… …   Wikipedia

  • OKB — is a transliteration of the Russian acronym for Опытное конструкторское бюро Opytnoe Konstructorskoe Byuro, meaning Experimental Design Bureau. During the Soviet era, OKBs were closed institutions working on design and prototyping of advanced… …   Wikipedia

  • Dubna — For other uses of Dubna , see Dubna (disambiguation). Dubna (English) Дубна (Russian) …   Wikipedia