Shorad Missiles

April 2004
Armada International;Apr/May2004, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p53
Provides information on short-range air defense missiles. Saad Bofors Dynamics RBS23 Bamse missile; Kentron Umkhonto-IR; Antey 9K33 Romb.


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