1. Welcome to Indian Defence Board.
    If you want to join our interesting community do register for a free account.
    Registration gives you access to the entire forum with additional features.
  2. IDB-Indian Defence Forum is a non profit ,website aimed at understanding and discussing about the world of defence , military , space research , geopolitics , economy and strategy.
    We are not related to any political or religious groups.

Rafael unveils I-Derby ER BVRAAM

Discussion in 'Defence Technology' started by AV, Jun 16, 2015.

  1. AV

    AV Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2014
    Messages:
    1,088
    Media:
    37
    Albums:
    2
    Likes Received:
    237
    Location:
    India
    Rafael unveils I-Derby ER BVRAAM

    Rafael Advanced Defense Systems is set to enter the long-range air-to-air missile (AAM) arena, with an evolution of the I-Derby missile.

    The new beyond-visual-range (BVR) AAM, known as I-Derby ER, retains the legacy Derby (which is now no longer made) missile's airframe, but introduces new capabilities with a dual-pulse rocket motor, and a replacement for the Israel Aerospace Industries-developed travelling-wave tube radio frequency (RF) seeker.

    "The additional pulse [solid state rocket motor] is initiated by the missile's flight control system [automatic pilot], which manages the flight plan of the missile.

    Rafael unveils I-Derby ER BVRAAM - IHS Jane's 360


     

Share This Page

Users found this page by searching for:

  1. I-Derby ER

    ,
  2. I-Derby ER missiles