Accession Number:

ADA244378

Title:

China's C101 Supersonic Anti-Ship Missile Weapons System

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSONAFB OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1991-11-05

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

The C101 missile is a super low trajectory, supersonic tactical anti- ship missile developed independently by China. It comes in two different models -- airborne and shipborne. This article describes the components and features of Chinas C101 supersonic anti-ship missile system, especially, the missiles aerodynamic configuration, arrangement of sections, control and guidance systems, warhead and fuse, electric and hydraulic control systems and flight trajectory. It also presents the weapons fire control system, launch system, ground equipment and combat procedures.

Subject Categories:

  • Air- and Space-Launched Guided Missiles
  • Surface-Launched Guided Missiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE