Israeli company IMI has recently started a new type of supersonic missiles, air-to-surface, report to the Israeli media. Promising missile, which received the title of «Mars», the beginning will be exported. The missile is designed to engage targets at ranges greater than 100 km.
Presumably to destroy underground bunkers and fortified structures on earth. The composition of solid rocket engine and comes fragmentation warhead is located in the middle of the housing. Length 4 meters rocket warhead weight is 500 pounds. According to information of the developer, the rocket first prednaznacheay to implement f 16 fighters, but can also be used with the Su-24, Su-25, Su-30 and MiG-29. The launch can be carried to an altitude of 12 meters at a speed of up to a thousand miles per hour. missile system «mars» can be applied on the basis of fire and forget in the daytime and at night in adverse weather conditions. The electrical control system is placed in a rocket warhead contains a gps system and inertial navigation. Rocket engine can accelerate it to supersonic and maintain that speed until the flesh of a direct hit on target. Other properties rocket development company does not open