MM 40 Exocet Weapon Systems // Missiles/Rockets/Bombs // Anti-Ship


Country of Origin: France

The French-developed Exocet family of medium-range anti-ship missiles consists of surface-launched (MM 38 and MM 40), aircraft-launched (AM 39) and submarine-launched (SM 39) variants. In the AM 39 version, Exocets have seen more combat than any other Western anti-ship missile. The missile is a slim, pointed cylinder with cruciform cropped and swept delta mainplanes indexed in line with small cruciform tail planes. The MM 40 is an updated MM 38 with increased range and a midcourse...

 

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