Misagh-1

The Misagh 1 is an Iranian man-portable infrared-guided surface-to-air missile. It was developed by the Shahid Kazemi Industrial Complex in Tehran and is an all-aspect passive infrared homing system. It is a variant of the Chinese QW-1 Vanguard missile system.

The MANPADS was replaced by the newer Misagh-2 missile system.

Misagh-1
Class Missile
Type Surface to Air
Manufacturer Shahid Shah Abhady Industrial Complex
Origin Iran (Persia)
Country Name Origin Year
Iran (Persia) 1993
ManufacturerName Production From Production To Quantity
Shahid Shah Abhady Industrial Complex View

Type MANPADS
Service history
In service 1993
Production history
Manufacturer Shahid Shah Abhady Industrial Complex
Specifications
Weight 16.9 kg
Length 1.477 m
Diameter 0.71 m
Warhead 1.42 kg
Detonation
mechanism
Impact fuze
Engine solid rocket motor
Operational
range
5 km
Flight ceiling 4 km
Speed 700 m/s
Guidance
system
Passive infrared homing
Launch
platform
Man portable

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