Rafael Advanced Defense Systems will unveils SPIKE LR II missile, a new 5th generation variant of the SPIKE Family that can be fired from vehicles, helicopters, ships, and ground launchers. The new missile will be presented for the first time at the Paris Air Show 2017.
SPIKE LR II is a multipurpose missile, weighing 12.7 kg. It can be launched from any SPIKE Launcher.
SPIKE LR II includes two warhead configurations: a tandem HEAT warhead configuration, and a new multipurpose blast warhead, which includes controlled fusing (by the gunner) for control of the desired effect.
SPIKE LR II has a range of 5.5 km when fired from ground launchers and up to 10 km when fired from a helicopter (using alternative option of RF data link).