|This page is about the Soviet rocket S-24B. For the other version, see S-24.|
The S-24B is a Soviet air-launched rocket with a diameter of 240 mm. It is essentially a smokeless motor variant of the S-24.
Vehicles equipped with this weapon
|Vehicles equipped with this weapon|
|MiG-23||MiG-23M · ◊MiG-23MF · ◊MiG-23MLA · MiG-23MLD|
|MiG-27||MiG-27K · MiG-27M|
|Su-17||Su-17M2 · Su-17M4|
|Su-22||Su-22M3 · ◊Su-22UM3K|
|Su-25||Su-25 · Su-25K|
|Yak-38||Yak-38 · Yak-38M|
|Attack helicopters||Mi-24P · Mi-24V|
|Maximum speed||410 m/s|
|Explosive mass||25.5 kg TNTeq|
|Ammunition|| Type of
|Penetration @ 0° Angle of Attack (mm)|
|10 m||100 m||500 m||1,000 m||1,500 m||2,000 m|
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Comparison with analogues
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Usage in battles
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Pros and cons
- Good shrapnel damage when used against SPAA.
- Works well when attacking the roof armour of even main battle tanks.
- Adds lots of weight onto mounted aircraft, affecting manoeuvrability
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