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SA-13 (Gopher) / 9K35 Strela-10 Tracked Anti-Aircraft Defense System (1979)

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 11/30/2010

The SA-13 Gopher replaced the SA-9 Gaskin in Russian Army service.

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Specifications for the
SA-13 (Gopher) / 9K35 Strela-10
Tracked Anti-Aircraft Defense System


Country of Origin: Soviet Union
Manufacturer: Saratovskiy Zenit Machine Plant - Soviet Union / Russia
Initial Year of Service: 1979
Production: 1,000


Focus Model: SA-13 (Gopher) / 9K35 Strela-10
Crew: 3


Overall Length: 21.65ft (6.60m)
Width: 9.35ft (2.85m)
Height: 12.47ft (3.80m)
Weight: 13.6 US Short Tons (12,300kg; 27,117lbs)


Powerplant: 1 x YaMZ-238 V diesel engine delivering 240 horsepower.


Maximum Speed: 38mph (61.5 km/h)
Maximum Range: 311 miles (500 km)


NBC Protection: Yes
Nightvision: Yes


Armament:
4 x 9M37 surface-to-air missiles

Supports SA-7 "Grail" and SA-14 "Gremlin" missiles as well.


Ammunition:


Variants:
SA-13 - Base Series Designation


Operators:
Armenia; Azerbaijan; Belarus; Bulgaria; Czech Republic; Czechoslovakia; Croatia; Cuba; Hungary; India; Macedonia; North Korea; Poland; Russia; Serbia; Slovakia; Soviet Union; Ukraine; Yugoslavia