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BAL-E coastal defense system

Country of Origin: Russia


The BAL-E mobile coastal defense system combines a ground-launched variant of the SS-N-25 (Russian designation Kh-35; see separate record) with a mobile wheeled control system. Its purpose is to destroy surface ships and landing craft along the coast.

The missile, a SSC-6 Switchblade (in the coastal designation), is guided by inertial-active radar. The BAL-E complex includes missiles, a wheeled command-and-control station, an acquisition and designation station, up to four...

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