Details of PL-10E air-to-air missile
New generation of short-range air-to-air missiles at Airshow in Zhuhai
The Shanghai Academy of Science and Technology unveiled a new generation of short-range air-to-air missiles at the China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, 35 miles (56 kilometers) west of Hong Kong.
The Shanghai Academy of Science and Technology is developing short-range infrared homing (“heat seeking”)air-to-air missile which has the maximum range of 20 km, that unveiled at Airshow in Zhuhai.
The PL-10E is an export version of PL-10 WVRAAM. The Pl-10 missile is the latest air-to-air missile of China. The new missiles have diameter is 160mm, wingspan is 296mm and it weighs 105kg.
Take a closer look at PL-10E WVRAAM. pic.twitter.com/CxE4b06Z0Q— dafeng cao (@xinfengcao) October 31, 2016
The biggest surprise: PL-10E export version of PL-10 WVRAAM. pic.twitter.com/IKHZwbZHic— dafeng cao (@xinfengcao) October 28, 2016