Designation:

Milan

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Manufacturer: MBDA  
Product type: Weapons & Weapon Systems  
Name: Anti-tank guided missile launcher  

MILAN is a medium range wire guided infantry weapon (with a range from 25 to 2,000 metres) for anti-tank warfare and multi-role strikes against ground targets.

The MILAN 3 system is the latest version. It has been in production since 1996 and due to its 2T (tandem) military warhead it can destroy modern reactive armour. With an upgraded kill potential and even better resistance to jamming and decoying, MILAN 3 is offered as new equipment or as an upgrade of existing equipment for customers already equipped with the MILAN 1, 2 or 2T.

MAIN ADVANTAGES

  • portable by two men

  • Resistant to countermeasures

  • Probability of kill near 100%

  • Reliability > 95%

  • Multi-role fire support against all ground targets

  • New Milan 3 version with upgraded kill potential and anti-jamming capability

  • Accuracy, reliability, flexibility of tactical use, easy logistics, etc.

  • 75% of the world medium range anti-tank market

Status of programme

In mass production. 330,000 missiles and 10,000 firing units of MILAN 1, 2, 2T and 3 versions have been produced. 230,000 of the missiles were built co-operatively by MBDA and LFK and 100,000 under licence in Spain, India and the United Kingdom..

MILAN is in service in 43 countries and has 75% of the world market for medium range anti-tank weapons, including the United States but excluding the CIS and China. It has demonstrated its capabilities in combat (Lebanon, Iran-Iraq, Falklands, Chad, Afghanistan...). During the Gulf war in 1991, 92% of firings hit their targets.

Specifications:
Property Value
Firing range (m)
1950
Weight (kg)
17
Length (mm)
1200
Main weapon caliber (mm)
125
Missile flight speed (m/s)
200


Has folowing part:
Total Amount
MATIS MP (Thermal imaging camera)
1

Milan quantities:
Country Qnt
ALGERIA ALGERIA
50
AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA
300
BELGIUM BELGIUM
161
BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA BOSNIA HERZEGOVINA
29
BOTSWANA BOTSWANA
10
CAMEROON CAMEROON
5
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
10
CHILE CHILE
10
CYPRUS CYPRUS
45
EGIPT EGIPT
220
GABON GABON
10
GERMANY GERMANY
1874
GREECE GREECE
290
INDIA INDIA
100
LEBANON LEBANON
10
LIBYA LIBYA
10
MACEDONIA MACEDONIA
12
MAURITANIA MAURITANIA
10
MEXICO MEXICO
6
MOROCCO MOROCCO
10
OMAN OMAN
50
PORTUGAL PORTUGAL
60
QATAR QATAR
10
SENEGAL SENEGAL
10
SINGAPORE SINGAPORE
30
SPAIN SPAIN
442
SYRIA SYRIA
50
TUNISIA TUNISIA
10
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
50
UNITED KINGDOM UNITED KINGDOM
816
URUGUAY URUGUAY
15
Qnt:
4715

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