Preliminary LUMTAS Missile Launch from HÜRKUŞ

Laser Guided Long Range Anti-Tank Missile System LUMTAS Missile, developed by Roketsan, was fired from the HÜRKUŞ, our national aircraft which began with the initiative of the Undersecretariat for Defense Industries and was developed by TAI, for the first time on 7th of April 2017, in Konya Karapınar test range.

The Laser Guided Long Range Antitank Missile LUMTAS has an anti-tank (tandem) warhead and an alternative antipersonnel warhead. The LUMTAS Missile is integrated to the T-129 ATAK Helicopters and can be fired from fixed wing aircrafts, UAV’s and both land and sea platforms.

Characteristics

  • Day and Night Operational Capability
  • Fire Behind Mask
  • Effective Against Moving and Stationary Targets
  • Insensitive Munition Capability Against Fuel Fire and Bullet Impact

Missile

Effective Range : 500 m- 8000+ m
Diameter : 160 mm
Length : 1.8 m
Weight : 37.5 kg
Guidance : Semi Active Laser Seeker
Warhead : Tandem Warhead Effective Against All Types of Armor Protection High Explosive Warhead Alternative

Launcher

Number of Missile : 2 or 4
Weight: 62 kg
Standard Interface: MIL-STD-1760