Mobile Air Defence

Oerlikon Skyranger® Mobile Air Defence System

The Skyranger is a mobile ground based air defence (GBAD) system which can be deployed against air targets at short and very short range and against ground targets.

The Skyranger is equipped with state-of-the-art search and tracking sensors which provide seamless 360° air and ground surveillance and accurate fire control data. The integrated 35 mm Oerlikon Revolver Gun® provides ultimate firepower and precision. Combined with the Oerlikon Ahead® Air Burst Technology an engagement against current and future air threats is highly effective.

Skyranger family

  • Oerlikon Skyranger® Search Radar Control Node (SRCN)
  • Oerlikon Skyranger® Gun
  • Oerlikon Skyranger® Missile (Stinger or equivalent)
  • Oerlikon Skyranger® Missile (Cheetah)

Air Defence Systems Group 2018 – live demonstration

The fourth edition of the 35mm Air Defence Systems Group took place at the Rheinmetall facilities in Zurich, Switzerland, from 17 to 19 September 2018. The highlight of the event was a live demonstration of the Oerlikon Skyranger Gun and the Oerlikon Twin Gun GDF009 EO. Each system successfully engaged dynamic targets.

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