Fatter

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Fatter
Teep Short-range air-tae-air missile
Place o oreegin Iran
Service history
Uised bi Iranian Air Force
Production history
Produced Since 2009
Specifications
Diameter 127 mm

Propellant solit rocket fuel
Operational
range
40km
Guidance
system
Infrareid homing
Launch
platform
Aircraft

Fatter (Persie: فاطر‎) is an Iranian short-range air-tae-air missile based on the U.S.-biggit AIM-9 Sidewinder missile.[1]

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Fatter is a short range missile which uises an AIM-9 Sidewinder missile body and Iranian avionics.[1] In 2008 the Islamic Republic o Iran Air Force (IRIAF) reportit test launches of a new IR-guidit missile that wis identified as the Fatter.[2][3] IRIAF Commander Brigadier General Hassan Shahsafi told news agencies that the missile haed a range of 40 kilometers.[2][1] In November 2009 Shahsafi tauld state TV that mass production of the missile wis tae be launched.[1] Nae ither information is available about the missile.[1]

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