Acquisition of Philippine Navy Fast Attack Craft With Missile Capability

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Published on July 15, 2016 by

Reported in February 2016, Rafael Advanced Defense announced it will provide the 3 MPAC with advanced weapon system. The Spike-ER Anti-Tank Guided Weapon (ATGW) is the extended long-range version of the Spike family, capable of defeating tanks at a range of up to 8 kilometers.

This missile is designed for installation on land vehicles, helicopters and naval platforms. Spike-ER uses a day seeker or day/night seeker, tandem warhead, and retains the dual operation modes of Spike- Fire-and-Forget & Fire-Observe and Update.

Sources:
http://www.israeldefense.co.il/en/content/rafael-will-supply-naval-machine-gun-systems-philippines

 

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