The State Enterprise Kyiv Design Bureau Luch has demonstrated the ability of Sarmat remote weapon system with anti-tank missiles.
The Ukrainian company has released video footage of successful test of Sarmat remote weapon system with anti-tank missiles on his page on facebook.
New Sarmat remote weapon system can use the RK-3 with a maximum range of 2,500m or the larger RK-2S with a maximum range of 5,000m.
The SARMAT system is designed to equip a wide range of combat vehicles, light ships and coast guard motorboats.
It is used to hit static and moving modern armoured targets that have combined, spaced or monolithic armour, including explosive reactive armour, as well as pinpoint targets like permanent fire positions, tank in a trench, lightly armoured objects, hovered helicopters, waterborne targets and manpower of enemy at any time of day or night.
The SARMAT system comprises:
- Combat Module consisting of:
- Rotating Platform with Launching Rails for Missiles,
- Power Unit,
- Guidance Device,
- Thermal Imager, at Customer’s request,
- Guided Missiles in Transport and Launching Containers;
- Machine Gun;
- Remote Control Panel.