|This page is about the Soviet air-to-air missile R-24R. For the other version, see R-24T.|
The R-24R is a Soviet semi-active radar-homing air-to-air missile. It was introduced in Update "Ground Breaking".
Vehicles equipped with this weapon
|Lock range||25 km|
|Launch range||50 km|
|Maximum speed||3.5 M|
|Maximum overload||24 G|
|Missile guidance time||45 secs|
|Explosive mass||20.8 kg TNTeq|
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Comparison with analogues
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Usage in battles
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Pros and cons
- Extremely manoeuvrable, on par with the Skyflash
- Very large TNT warhead (20 kg)
- Very large acquisition range, allowing for lots of leading
- Heavy missile
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- R-24T - infrared homing variant
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