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AS-7 Kerry

Country of Origin: Russia


The AS-7 Kerry (Russian designation Kh-23/-66 Grom, "Thunder") is a first-generation Russian tactical air-to-surface missile (ASM).

Kerry is descended from the AA-1 Alkali and AA-3 Anab air-to-air missiles. The missile is a thick cylinder with a pointed nose. It has four small delta control fins at the nose and four delta wings with clipped tips at the rear. There is a booster ring at the tail. The original missile carried a high-explosive (HE) hollow-charge warhead.


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