The Mitsubishi AAM-4 is a medium-range active radar homing air-to-air missile developed in Japan and intended to replace the semi-active radar homing AIM-7 Sparrow missile in service. It has been operational since 1999.

Country Name Origin Year
Japan 1999
Country Name Operational Year Retirement Year
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  • Length: 3 667 mm
  • Diameter: 203 mm
  • Wing span: 800 mm
  • Weight: 222 kg
  • Guidance: inertial guidance, mid-course update + terminal active radar homing
  • Range: 100 km (AAM-4), 120 km (AAM-4B)
  • Speed: Mach 4-5

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