Allied Air Defense Systems

Air Defense System Country of Origin
Number of Systems Deployed Targets
Crotale Next Generation France Approx. 54 Total Deployed Between Finland, France, and Greece Fixed-Wing Aircraft, Attack Helicopters, Cruise Missiles, and Tactical Ballistic Missiles
Principal Anti-Air Missile System (PAAMS) France Deployed on 6 Type 42 Destroyers, 2 French Horizon-Class Frigates, and 2 Italian Horizon-Class Frigates Tactical Ballistic Missiles, Cruise Missiles, Combat Aircraft, and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Mistral Missile System France Unknown Supersonic Aircraft
VL Mica France Unknown
Roland France & Germany 640+ Systems in more than 10 Nations Air Threats at Extremely Low-to-Medium Altitudes
Skyshield 35 Germany 2 Operational Systems Ballistic Missiles, Unmanned Air Vehicles, and Other Small Aircraft
LeFlaSys Germany Unknown Fixed-Wing and Rotary-Wing Aircraft
Skyguard Germany Unknown
Gepard Germany 570 Systems Helicopters and Low-Flying Aircraft
Rheinmetall Twin AA Gun MK Germany Unknown
Goalkeeper CIWS Germany Unknown Highly Maneuverable Missiles, Aircraft, and Fast Maneuvering Surface Vessels
Rapier Field Standard C (FSC) United Kingdom Five Batteries Supersonic, Low-Altitude, High-Maneuverability Aircraft
Stormer High Velocity Missile (HVM) United Kingdom Unknown Attack Helicopters and Low-Flying Aircraft
Starstreak Missile System United Kingdom 3 Batteries of 36 Systems Each Fast Moving Aircraft
Sea Ceptor United Kingdom Deployed on 1 Type 23 Frigate in the UK Royal Navy Combat Aircraft and Supersonic Anti-Ship Missiles
Enhanced Modular Air Defense Solutions (EMADS) United Kingdom Unknown Supersonic Combat Aircraft and Missiles
Sky Sabre United Kingdom
Blowpipe United Kingdom Unknown Fast, Low-Flying Aircraft
CA-95 Romania Unknown Low-Altitude Aircraft
M53/59 Praga Czech Republic Unknown Low-Speed Aircraft
Grom Missile System Poland Around 400 Launchers and 2000 Missiles Low-Flying Helicopters and Airplanes
SAMP/T Turkey, France, and Italy Approx. 15 Total Deployed Between France and Italy Tactical Ballistic Missiles, Cruise Missiles, Combat Aircraft, and Unmanned Combat Air Vehicles (UCAVs)
Sea Zenith CIWS Turkey Three Systems Deployed Aboard Each Barbaros-Class Frigate (12 Total) Anti-Ship Missiles, Precision Guided Weapons, Fixed/Rotary Wing Aircraft, Ships, Coastal Targets, and Floating Mines
Korkut Turkey 40 Weapon System Vehicles and 13 Command and Control Vehicles Air-to-Ground Missiles, Cruise Missiles, UAVs, Helicopters, and Fighter Aircraft
Spada 2000 Spain Four Batteries Low-Flying Airborne Threats, Fighter and Bomber Aircraft, Cruise Missiles, Helicopters, and UAVs
Meroka CIWS Spain Deployed Aboard Five Alvero de Bazan-Class Aegis Frigates Anti-Ship Missiles, Aircraft, and other Precision Guided Weapons
Robot System 70 (RBS 70) Sweden Unknown Combat Aircraft, Cruise Missiles, and UAVs
40 mm L/70 Sweden Unknown
Velos Switzerland Unknown
Artemis 30 Greece 38 Systems in the Hellenic Air Force, 5 in the Hellenic Navy Low-Altitude Aircraft
Type 03 Japan Unknown Cruise Missiles, Fighter Jets, and Helicopters
Type 81 Japan Unknown Low-Altitude Aircraft
Type 93 Japan Unknown Low-Altitude Aircraft
Type 11 Japan Unknown
KM-SAM South Korea Unknown Ballistic Missiles and Aircraft
K-SAM Pegasus South Korea Over 100 Airborne Threats and Low-Flying Targets at Very Short Ranges
Chiron Missile System South Korea Over 2000 Fixed/Rotary-Wing Aircraft, Helicopters, UAVs, and Cruise Missiles
Tien-Kung (Sky Bow) Taiwan Unknown Fighter Aircraft, Short-Range Tactical Ballistic Missiles, and Cruise Missiles
The Antelope Taiwan Unknown Helicopters, Bombers, and Fighters
Sea Oryx Taiwan Unknown Anti-Ship Missiles, Helicopters, and Low Flying Fixed-Wing Aircraft
Tien Chien-2N (TC-2N) Taiwan Unknown Anti-Ship Missiles and Air-Threats
Surface-to-Air Python and Derby (SPYDER) Israel Unknown Aircraft, Helicopters, UAVs, Drones, and Precision-Guided Munitions
Iron Dome Israel 10 Batteries Deployed Short-range rocket, artillery, and mortars
Barak 8 Israel Unknown Fighter Aircraft, Maritime Patrolling Aircraft, Helicopters, and Sea Skimming Missiles
Iron Beam Israel None; In Development Rockets, Artillery, Mortars, and UAVs

 

Crotale Next Generation (NG)

Quick Facts Variants R440 Crotale HQ-7 (Chinese Variant) R460 SICA (Shahine) Crotale NG Crotale Mk.3 Role and Mobility Short-Range Air and Missile Defense; Read More

Mistral Missile System

Quick Facts Variants Mistral-2 ALAMO ALBI ATLAS SANTAL ATAM SADRAL SIMBAD TETRAL PMMC Aspic Role and Mobility Short-Range Surface-to-Air Defense; Man-Portable Interceptors and Read More

Roland

Quick Facts Variants Roland I Roland II Roland III MIM-115A Roland CAROL Role and Mobility Short-Range Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Roland Read More

Skyshield 35

Quick Facts Variants Skyshield MOOTW/C-RAM Skyshield High Energy Laser Role and Mobility Short-Range Air Defense; Land-Based and Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Rheinmetall’s Advanced Read More

LeFlaSys

Quick Facts Variants LeFlaSys/ASRAD-R ASRAD-R (Naval) Role and Mobility Short-Range Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Singer, Igla, Mistral, or Bolide Missiles Range: Read More

Sea Wolf

Quick Facts Variants Sea Wolf Vertical Launch (GWS-26) Role and Mobility Short-Range Surface-to-Air Defense and Point Defense; Ship-Mobile Interceptors and Range GWS-25 Range: 6. Read More

Gepard

Quick Facts Variants Gepard 1A2 Gepard CA1 Role and Mobility Self-Propelled Anti-Aircraft Gun; Land-Mobile Interceptors and Range Twin Oerlikon GDF 35 mm Guns: Read More

Goalkeeper Close-In Weapons System (CIWS)

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Short-Range Air Defense, Air Surveillance and Detection; Ship-Mobile Interceptors and Range 30mm, 7-barrel Gatling Gun: 4200 Read More

Rapier Field Standard C (FSC)

Quick Facts Variants Rapier Field Standard A Rapier Field Standard B Rapier 90 Role and Mobility Low-Medium Altitude Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Read More

Stormer High Velocity Missile (HVM)

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Short-Range Air Defense; Land-Based Interceptors and Range Starstreak missiles Effective Range: 1500 km Maximum Range: 5500 Read More

Starstreak Missile System

Quick Facts Variants Starstreak Mark II Lightweight Multiple Launcher (LML) Seastreak Self-Propelled, High Velocity Missile (SP HVM) Starstreak Avenger Thor/Multi-Mission System (MMS) Role Read More

Sea Ceptor

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Local Area Air Defense; Ship-Based Interceptors and Range Common Anti-Air Modular Missile (CAMM) Range: 25 km Read More

Enhanced Modular Air Defense Solutions (EMADS)

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Point and Area Defense; Road-mobile Interceptors and Range Common Anti-Air Modular Missile (CAMM) Range: 25 km Read More

Blowpipe

Quick Facts Variants Submarine Launched Airflight Missile (SLAM) Javelin Starburst Role and Mobility Short-Range Surface-to-Air Missile; Man- Portable (MANPAD) Interceptors and Range 2.2 Read More

Grom Missile System

Quick Facts Variants Piorun Role and Mobility Man-Portable Air Defense System (MANPADS); Man-Portable Interceptors and Range Grom Missile (650 m/s speed); 5.5 km Read More

Sea Zenith CIWS

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Anti-Ship Missile Defense and General Air Defense; Ship-Mobile Interceptors and Range Oerlikon KBB Gun: Caliber: 25 Read More

Korkut

Quick Facts Variants Korkut Korkut-D Role and Mobility Self-Propelled Air Defense Gun; Land-Mobile Interceptors and Range 35 mm Twin Cannon: Air Burst Ammunition Read More

Spada 2000

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Low-to-Medium Altitude Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Aspide 2000 Surface-to-Air Missiles (SAM) Range: 25 km Read More

Meroka CIWS

Quick Facts Variants Meroka-2A Meroka-2A3 Meroka-2B Role and Mobility Short-Range Point Defense; Ship-Based Interceptors and Range Oerlikon 20mm guns with 0.075kg APDS-T projectile Read More

Robot System 70

Quick Facts Variants RBS 70 RBS 70 NG Role and Mobility Short-range anti-aircraft surface to air missile; Man-portable (MANPAD) Interceptors and Range Mk Read More

Artemis 30

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Short-Range Anti-Aircraft Gun; Ground-Based, Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range 30×173 ammunition, 800 rpm fire rate; 8.5 km Read More

Type 03

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Ground-Based Air Defense System; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Chu-SAM Missile Range: 50km Speed: Mach 2.5 Propulsion: Read More

Type 81

Quick Facts Variants Tan-SAM-1B Tan-SAM-1C Role and Mobility Short-Range Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Tan-SAM 1/Tan-SAM-1B Range: 0.5-10 km Speed: Mach 2.4 Read More

Type 93

Quick Facts Variants Type 91 Role and Mobility Surface-to-Air Missile Defense System; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Type 91 Missile Speed: Mach 1.9 Range: Read More

KM-SAM (Cheolmai-2)

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Medium-Range Surface-to-Air Missile; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range KM-SAM Missile Speed: Mach 4.5 Range: 40km Sensors Multi-Function Read More

K-SAM Pegasus

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range 2×4 Crotale Surface to Air Missile Range: 500 km Speed: Read More

Chiron Missile System

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Shoulder-Launched, Man-Portable Interceptors and Range Shin-Gung Missile Range: 7 km Speed: Mach 2.3 (697.5 m/s) Sensors Read More

Tien-Kung (Sky Bow)

Quick Facts Variants Tien-Kung I Tien-Kung II Tien-Kung III Role and Mobility Medium- to Long-Range Surface to Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Read More

The Antelope

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Short-Range Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Tien Chien 1 (TC-1 Sky Sword) Surface-to-Air Missiles: -HE-blast Read More

Sea Oryx

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Short-Range Naval Air Defense System; Ship-Based Interceptors and Range Tien Chien-1 Missile: High Explosive-Blast Fragmentation Warhead Read More

Tien Chien-2N (TC-2N)

Quick Facts Variants N/A Role and Mobility Medium-Range Air Defense System; Ship-Based Interceptors and Range  Tien Chien-2 Missile; 100 km Sensors Active Radar Read More

Surface to-Air-Python and Derby (SPYDER)

Quick Facts Variants SPYDER-SR SPYDER-MR Role and Mobility Short/Medium Range Surface to Air Missile System; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range Python 5 Missiles and Read More

Barak 8

Quick Facts Variants LRSAM MRSAM Barak MX Role and Mobility Medium-range surface to air missile system; Road and Ship Mobile Interceptors and Range Read More

Iron Beam

Quick Facts Variants None Role and Mobility Short-Range Laser Air Defense; Road-Mobile Interceptors and Range High Energy Laser; 7 km Sensors Air Defense Read More

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