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Brimstone 2  
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 13 July 2016
Total Production: ?
Origin: United Kingdom
Corporations: MBDA
Parent System: Brimstone
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2005
Total Production: ?
Family Members: Brimstone, Brimstone 3, Dual Mode Brimstone and Spear 3
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Description: The Brimstone 2 is a further version of the air-launched Brimstone anti-armor missile intended to hit targets on the ground at very fast speeds in clutter road environments. The Brimstone 2 features longer range and high off-boresight capabilities. The guidance system is an enhanced version of the Dual Mode Brimstone (DMB) combining laser and MMW RF radar. That guidance system is key to achieve direct hits on static, fast moving and maneuvering targets with lower reflectivity, due to clutter environment, at very long ranges. The Brimstone 2 missile is more maneuverable than its predecessors and features a range increase of roughly 200 percent. In early October 2013 the Brimstone 2 was demonstrated against ground moving targets at speeds of up to 70 kph. The United Kingdom (UK) Ministry of Defense (MoD) is funding the development of this new version of the Brimstone missile.

Brimstone 2 Applications

Combat Aircraft AH-64E Apache Guardian Protector RG Mk1

Brimstone 2 Specifications

Target's Max Speed: 70 kph (0.06 mach)
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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Brimstone 2 News

There are 12 news between
21 Oct 2013 and 24 Jan 2019
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Thursday, January 24, 2019RAF Protector RG Mk1 Aircraft to Get Brimstone Missile
Tuesday, March 27, 2018United Kingdom Orders Brimstone 2 Missile to Arm Typhoon Jets
Sunday, December 4, 2016Royal Air Force to Get Protector Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle by 2021
Wednesday, July 13, 2016MBDA Test Fires Brimstone 2 Missile from AH-64E Apache Helicopter
Brimstone 2 Missile Enters Service with Royal Air Force Tornado Gr4 Jets
Monday, May 9, 2016Enhanced Brimstone Missile Completes Final Operational Evaluation Trials
Thursday, May 28, 2015UK MoD Developing Common Launcher for Typhoon
Monday, February 23, 2015RAF Typhoon Fleet to Receive Further Enhancements
Friday, December 12, 2014First RAF Typhoon Fitted with Brimstone 2 Missiles
Wednesday, July 16, 2014Brimstone 2 Missile Enters Production at MBDA Facilities

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