AIM-92 Stinger

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AIM-92 Stinger
Information
Infrared Homing MissileType
USA USA flag.pngCountry of Origin
General Characteristics
YesAll-aspect
1,000 m/sMaximum Speed
18 GMaximum Overload
2.0 / 6.0 Secs (2 stage)Motor Burn time
17 SecondsMax flight time
7,000 mMax flight distance
Recommended max range
IR Seeker
7,000 mMax lock range in rear-aspect
4,500 mMax lock range in all-aspect
4 secondsPower up time
60 SecondsMax acquisition time
Seeker FoV
NoUncaged seeker
Warhead
3.2 kgExplosive mass
TNTExplosive type
3 mProximity fuse range
Specifications
10.1 kgMissile mass
1,520 mmLength
70 mmDiameter
FinsSteering system
Production History
Hughes Aircraft CompanyDesigner
Full ProductionProduction Status
1996 – presentProduced

Description

A common helicopter-mounted variant of the well known FIM-92 Stinger fire and forget shoulder-fired anti-air missile.

Vehicles equipped with this weapon

General info

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Effective damage

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Usage in battles

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See also

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Missiles
USA 
AAM  AIM-9B · AIM-9D · AIM-9E · AIM-9L · AIM-92 Stinger
AGM  AGM-12B Bullpup · AGM-12C Bullpup · AGM-22 · AGM-114B Hellfire · BGM-71 TOW · BGM-71 TOW-2
ATGM  BGM-71B TOW · BGM-71C I-TOW
SAM  MIM146
Germany 
AGM  HOT-1 · HOT-2
ATGM  HOT-K3S · PARS 3 LR
  Foreign:
ATGM  BGM-71B TOW (USA) · BGM-71C I-TOW (USA)
USSR 
AAM  R-3S · R-13M · R-60 · R-60M
AGM  9M14-2 Malyutka · 9M17M Falanga · 9М17P Falanga-PV · 9M114 Shturm · 9M120 Ataka
ATGM  3M7 · 9M113 Konkurs · 9M14
SAM  9M311
Britain 
AAM  Fireflash · Firestreak · SRAAM
ATGM  BAe Swingfire
Japan 
ATGM  Type 64 MAT · Type 79
Italy 
ATGM  MILAN · MILAN 2
  Foreign:
ATGM  BGM-71B TOW (USA) · BGM-71C I-TOW (USA)
AAM  AA-20 (France)
AGM  AS-20 (France)
France 
AAM  AA-20 · Mistral · Shafrir
AGM  AS-20 · SS.11
ATGM  HOT · HOT-3
  AAM = Air-to-Air Missile   AGM = Air-to-Ground Missile   ATGM = Anti-Tank Guided Missile (Ground mounts)   SAM = Surface-to-Air Missile