How much is FN 6?

How much is FN 6?

At a November 25 press conference in Naypyidaw, a senior Tatmadaw spokesman was keen to highlight that the high cost of an FN-6 — ranging anywhere between US$60,000-90,000, – was de facto indication of the TNLA’s involvement in Shan state’s rampant and profitable narcotics trade.

How accurate are MANPADS?

MISTRAL MANPADS is a VSHORAD weapon system manufactured by MBDA Missile Systems. Deployed by 27 countries worldwide, the missile system has a 97% proven engagement rate and greater reliability than other low-level air defence missile counterparts.

What is the range of MANPADS?

MANPADS generally have a target detection range of about 10 km (6 mi) and an engagement range of about 6 km (4 mi), so aircraft flying at 6,100 metres (20,000 ft) or higher are relatively safe.

What is a military Manpad?

Man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) are surface-to-air missiles that can be fired by an individual or a small team of people against aircraft. These weapon systems often are described as shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles.

What is the best surface-to-air missile?

The world’s top air-to-surface missiles

  • Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile-ER (JASSM-ER) – 926km.
  • LRASM – 555km.
  • Taurus KEPD 350 – 500km.
  • BrahMos Air-Launched Missile – 300km.
  • RBS-15 – 300km.
  • Kh-59MK2 – 285km.
  • Kh-35UE – 260km.
  • Storm Shadow/SCALP – 250km.

Can a Stinger missile shoot down a jet?

The reason we hear so much about the Stinger in these contexts is because the Stinger missile is an extremely effective weapon for shooting down aircraft. The missile uses an infrared seeker to lock on to the heat in the engine’s exhaust, and will hit nearly anything flying below 11,000 feet.

What does Manpad stand for?

Man-portable air defense systems
Man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) are surface-to-air missiles that can be fired by an individual or a small team of people against aircraft. These weapon systems often are described as shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles.