Matra R550 Magic 1
Vehicles equipped with this weapon
The R.550 Magic is the most capable missile currently at War Thunder, with boasting 30G overload and resistance to G overload when launching, make it the most deadly missile at top tier when use correctly.
- R-60 - A soviet short range IR missile with excellent overload performance but poor booster capability
Usage in battles
Describe situations when you would utilise this missile in-game (vehicle, pillbox, base, etc)
Pros and cons
- Great turning capability
- Can be slaved onto the radar
- High resistance against flare decoys
- Can launch in any G condition
- Poor low speed turning capability, easy to dodge if launched close to target
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