MRBM


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MRBM

abbreviation for
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) medium-range ballistic missile
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It is against this background that Turkey's recent declaratory recourse toward MRBM capability becomes more remarkable and puzzling.
The MRBM T3c2 deal comprises of an initial $182 million firm order for vehicle development and production over a four-year period, as well as options for follow-on vehicle production and other activities via 2024, which could raise the total value of the deal to $400 million.
It has fielded more than 1,000 highly accurate conventional SRBMs and is currently expanding its conventional MRBM force.
It continues to field conventionally armed SRBMs opposite Taiwan and is developing a number of mobile, conventionally armed MRBMs.
The weapons Reach (in miles) IRBM (SS-5, Skean) 2,800 MRBM (SS-4, Sandal) 1,200 I1-28 (Beagle) 750 SSM (Luna, FKR) 30-100 SA-2 25
In the last decade, China has in fact adopted a submunition warhead for SRBM and MRBM delivery, unquestionably with this very mission in mind.
The Taepo Dong-1 MRBM derives its name from the North Korean eastern coastal town of Taepo Dong which is about 10 kilometers from a facility used for test firing ballistic missiles.
In July, Iran attempted a full range test of a similar MRBM.
Orbital ATK Launch Vehicles Division vice-president and general manager Rich Straka said, Orbital ATK is honoured to have been selected by MDA for the competitively awarded MRBM contract to supply a cutting-edge target system that performs to the demanding requirements of our customer.
China continues to field an ASBM based on a variant of the CSS-5 (DF-21) MRBM that it began deploying in 2010.
In the context of a cross-strait scenario, retired rear admiral Eric McVadon observes, "Being an MRBM with a much higher reentry velocity than SRBMs, the DF-21C is virtually invulnerable to any missile defenses Taiwan might contemplate.
Since the late 1980s, India, Iran, North Korea, Pakistan, and Saudi Arabia have fielded their first MRBM.