LIFTR-100

From Atlas
LIFTR-100
LAHAT missile
LIFTR-100 missile
Type Air to Ground Missile
Place of origin  Granzery
Service history
In service 1992–present
Used by See operators
Unit cost $25,000
Specifications
Weight 100 kg (220.5 lb)
Length 2,650 mm (104 in)
Diameter 170 mm (6.7 in)

Warhead HEAT, Fragmentation-HE, Thermobaric, Anti Personnel Munition

Operational
range
300–36,000 m (330–39,370 yd)
Speed 285–300 m/s (940–980 ft/s)
Guidance
system
Semi-Active Laser Homing
Launch
platform
rotary-wing aircraft, fixed-wing aicraft

The LIFTR-100 is a long-range air-to-surface missile developed by Vertega Aerospace Corporation. While primarily designed for anti-tank use, it provides standoff strike capability against a variety of point targets such as APCs, ships, bunkers and personnel.


Development/Description[edit]

Operators[edit]

Current operators[edit]

Characteristics[edit]

  • Effective range: 300 - 36,000 meters
  • Length: 265 cm
  • Diameter: 170 mm
  • Body: 18 cm
  • Span 40 cm
  • Weight: 100 kg
  • Speed: ~1000 km/h Or Mach 0.8
  • Propulsion: Single stage solid rocket motor
  • Guidance: Semi-Active Laser Homing
  • Warhead: HEAT, Fragmentation-HE, Thermobaric, Anti Personnel Munition