Military Periscope Logo

AS-20 Kayak air-to-surface cruise missile

Country of Origin: Russia


The Russian Kh-35 Uran anti-ship missile is similar in size and range to the U.S. AGM-84 Harpoon (which is why it was nicknamed the "Kharpunskiy," essentially "Harpoonski"), with a smaller, Exocet-size warhead. It comes in air-launched and ship-launched versions.

The missile is a constant-diameter cylinder with a blunt nose and cruciform, steerable, "cropped-delta" mid-body mainplanes that are indexed in-line with the cruciform tailplanes.

The Uran ship-launched missile system...

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC

Contract Number: LCFDL24D0002

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

©Military Periscope 2024

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.