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SA-8 Gecko Mobile wheeled

A modern Soviet self propelled surface to air missile system that carries its own acquisition and fire-control radars aboard and can guide two missiles simultaneously. The launcher unit has four missiles and is mounted on an amphibious 6 x 6 vehicle. The missile has minimum and maximum ranges of 1,600 and 15,000 metres and a ceiling of 12,000 metres. It weighs 170kg, has a warhead of 40kg and a maximum speed of Mach 2. It is known as "Gecko" in NATO nomenclature

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Specifications
aa.VehicleSA-8B (Gecko)
ab.Weight17.5 tonnes
ac.Length9.14 m
ad.Width2.75 m
ae.Height4.20 m (radar mast stowed)
af.Crew5
ag.Armour 
ah.Primary ArmamentTELAR 9A33BM3 six-missile box launcher, each box launching a 9M33M3 missile
ai.Secondary Armament 
aj.EngineD20K300 diesel
ak.Power/Weight 
al.Suspension6 x 6 Amphibious
am.Transmission 
an.Brakes 
ao.Tyres 
ap.Track 
aq.Wheelbase 
ar.Driveline 
as.Operating Range500 km
at.Speed-Offroad8 km/h (swimming)
au.Speed-Road80 km/h
av.Fuel Capacity 
aw.Fuel Consumption 
ax.Fuel Type 
ay.Clearance400 mm
azGradient 
ba.Side Slope 
bb.Vertical Step 
bc.Trench 
bd.Fording 
None
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