11/23/2020

Armed Forces of Algeria’s Iskander OTRK missile

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Presumably the moment of contact with a conditional target with an Iskander OTRK ballistic missile of the Armed Forces of Algeria.

The 9K720 Iskander is a mobile short-range ballistic missile system produced and deployed by the Russian Federation. The missile systems are to replace the obsolete OTR-21 Tochka systems, still in use by the Russian armed forces, by 2020.
Mass: 3,800 kg
Diameter: 0.92 m (3 ft 0 in)
Operational range: 50 km (31 mi)-400–500 km (250–310 mi) for Iskander-M
Maximum speed: 2,000 m/s (Mach 5.9) Burn-out velocity (hypersonic)
Launch platform: Mobile TEL
Wars: Russo-Georgian War, Syrian Civil War
Used by: Russian Ground Forces; Armenian Armed Forces; Algerian People’s National Army

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