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Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Barak-8 on Target

Barak 8 launcherFollowing successful trials late last year, IAI’s Barak-8 medium-range surface-to-air missile is being delivered to customers, and is also now fielded with the IDF (Israel Defense Forces).

The company does not discuss its customers, but acknowledges that the missile has been procured by Israel and India, plus others.

Non-Israeli sources state that the Barak-8 has been adopted by the Indian Navy, which already employs the Barak-1, for service aboard its latest frigates, destroyers and aircraft carriers.

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