Vehicles equipped with this weapon
Tell us about the tactical and technical characteristics of the missile.
Describe the type of damage produced by this type of missile (high explosive, splash damage, etc)
Comparison with analogues
Give a comparative description of missiles that have firepower equal to this weapon.
Usage in battles
Describe situations when you would utilise this missile in-game (vehicle, pillbox, base, etc)
Pros and cons
- All aspect missile.
- Fast missile (Mach 3).
- Long range (27 km).
- Good explosive mass (20 kg of TNT), can obliterate any plane.
- Quite nimble for a long range missile (15G).
- Poor manoeuvrability.
- You must lock targets for the rear aspect, otherwise the missile will be avoided.
- Can be bypassed using flares.
Examine the history of the creation and combat usage of the weapon in more detail than in the introduction. If the historical reference turns out to be too long, take it to a separate article, taking a link to the article about the weapon and adding a block "/History" (example: https://wiki.warthunder.com/(Weapon-name)/History) and add a link to it here using the
main template. Be sure to reference text and sources by using
<ref></ref>, as well as adding them at the end of the article with
Excellent additions to the article would be video guides, screenshots from the game, and photos.
- R-23R - semi-active radar-homing variant
Paste links to sources and external resources, such as:
- topic on the official game forum;
- other literature.