MARTE MK2/S

MARTE MK2/S

MEDIUM-RANGE, LIGHTWEIGHT

ANTI-SHIP WEAPON SYSTEM

  • Comprehensive mission planning
  • Ideal for both littoral and blue waters operations
  • Fire-and-forget
  • Integrated on the NATO shipborne helicopters AW101 and NFH90

DESCRIPTION

MARTE MK2/S is a helicopter-launched horizon-range anti-ship weapon. This fire-and-forget, all-weather sea-skimming missile uses inertial mid-course navigation through way-points and active-radar terminal homing in carrying out its attack. The fire control system comprises a MMCU (MARTE Missile Control Unit) and a MIU (Missile Interface Unit).

The MARTE MK2/S medium-range anti-ship weapon system belongs to the MARTE MK2 missile system family and is designed to be used on fast jets and new-generation naval versions of European AW101 and NH90 helicopters for operation against naval targets.

CHARACTERISTICS

  • Weight : 310 kg
  • Diameter : 316 mm
  • Range : In excess of 30 km
  • Speed : High subsonic