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Defense of Japan 2012

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(As of March 31, 2012)

Use

Name

Service

Weight (kg)

Full Length (m) Diameter (cm)

Guidance System

Antiballistic

Patriot (PAC-3)

ASDF

Approx. 300 Approx. 5.2

Approx. 26 Program + command + radar

homing

SM−3

MSDF

Approx. 1,500 Approx. 6.6

Approx. 35 Command + Image + IR homing

Antiaircraft

Patriot (PAC-2)

ASDF

Approx. 1,000 Approx. 5.0

Approx. 41 Program + command + TVM

Improved Hawk

GSDF

Approx. 640 Approx. 5.0

Approx. 36 Radar homing

Type-03 medium-range surface-to-air missile

(Middle-range SAM)

Approx. 570 Approx. 4.9

Approx. 32 Radar homing

Type-81 short-range surface-to-air missile

(improved) (SAM-1C)

Approx. 100 Approx. 2.7/2.9 Approx. 16 Image + IR homing

Radar homing

Type-81 short-range surface-to-air missile

(SAM-1)

GSDF/

ASDF

Approx. 100 Approx. 2.7

Approx. 16 IR homing

Type-91 portable surface-to-air missile (SAM-2)

Approx. 12

Approx. 1.4

Approx. 8 Image + IR homing

Type-91 portable surface-to-air missile (B)

(SAM-2B)

Approx. 13

Approx. 1.5

Approx. 8 Infrared image homing

Type-93 short-range surface-to-air missile

(SAM-3)

GSDF

Approx. 12

Approx. 1.4

Approx. 8 Image + IR homing

Standard (SM-1)

MSDF

Approx. 630 Approx. 4.5

Approx. 34 Radar homing

Standard (SM-2)

Approx. 710 Approx. 4.7

Approx. 34 Command + radar homing

Sea Sparrow (RIM-7F/M)

Approx. 230 Approx. 3.7

Approx. 20 Radar homing

Sea Sparrow (RIM-162)

Approx. 300 Approx. 3.8

Approx. 25 Inertial guidance + radar homing

Sparrow (AIM-7E/F/M)

ASDF

Approx. 230 Approx. 3.7

Approx. 20 Radar homing

Sidewinder (AIM-9L)

Approx. 89

Approx. 2.9

Approx. 13 IR homing

Type-90 air-to-air missile (AAM-3)

Approx. 91

Approx. 3.0

Approx. 13 IR homing

Type-99 air-to-air missile (AAM-4)

Approx. 220 Approx. 3.7

Approx. 20 Radar homing

Type-04 air-to-air missile (AAM-5)

Approx. 95

Approx. 3.1

Approx. 13 IR homing

Antiship

Type-88 surface-to-ship missile (SSM-1)

GSDF

Approx. 660 Approx. 5.1

Approx. 35 Inertial guidance + radar homing

Harpoon (SSM)

MSDF

Approx. 680 Approx. 4.6

Approx. 34 Inertial guidance + radar homing

Harpoon (USM)

Approx. 680 Approx. 4.6

Approx. 34 Inertial guidance + radar homing

Harpoon (ASM)

Approx. 520 Approx. 3.9

Approx. 34 Inertial guidance + radar homing

Type-90 ship-to-ship missile (SSM-1B)

Approx. 660 Approx. 5.1

Approx. 35 Inertial guidance + radar homing

Type-91 air-to-ship missile (ASM-1C)

Approx. 510 Approx. 4.0

Approx. 35 Inertial guidance + radar homing

Type-80 air-to-ship missile (ASM-1)

ASDF

Approx. 600 Approx. 4.0

Approx. 35 Inertial guidance + radar homing

Type-93 air-to-ship missile (ASM-2)

Approx. 530 Approx. 4.0

Approx. 35 Inertial guidance + IR image homing

Type-93 air-to-ship missile (ASM-2B)

Approx. 530 Approx. 4.0

Approx. 35 Inertial guidance +

IR image homing + GPS

Antitank

Type-87 anti-tank missile

GSDF

Approx. 12

Approx. 1.1

Approx. 11 Laser homing

Type-01 light anti-tank missile

Approx. 11

Approx. 0.9

Approx. 12 IR image homing

TOW

Approx. 18

Approx. 1.2

Approx. 15 IR semi-automatic wire guidance

Antilanding

craft and

antitank

Type-79 anti-landing craft and anti-tank missile

GSDF

Approx. 33

Approx. 1.6

Approx. 15 IR semi-automatic wire guidance

Type-96 multipurpose guided missile system

(MPMS)

Approx. 59

Approx. 2.0

Approx. 16 Inertial guidance +

IR image Optic fiber TVM

Middle range multi-purpose missile

Approx. 26

Approx. 1.4

Approx. 14 IR image homing

Laser homing

Hellfire

MSDF

Approx. 48

Approx. 1.6

Approx. 18 Laser homing