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Vigilant anti-tank missile

Country of Origin: Britain


The British Vigilant anti-tank missile was deployed for more than two decades in man-portable and vehicle-mounted versions.

The portable version consists of a missile in its container and the separated sight, controller and battery pack. Vehicle-mounted Vigilants usually had a small turret mounting two launchers and a controller. The operator could steer the missile from within the vehicle.

The missile has bottle-nose cylinder configuration with cruciform folding tail fins.


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