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RBU-1200 Uragan


China: Type 75


Overview


RBU-1200

RBU-1200 anti-submarine rocket launcher on the bow of the Finnish patrol craft Kurki.
Source: MKFI - © Public domain

Origin
Soviet Union
Type
Naval ASW system
Entered service
1955
Status
Obsolete
Development
1950 - 1953 (design project)
1953 (Soviet state trials)
Developer
Soviet Union - NII-1
Production
1955 - ?
Producer
Soviet Union
China
Number produced
Several hundred (estimate)
Designations
RBU / Reaktivno-Bombovaja Ustanovka
Russian for "reactive charge installation"
Smerch
Russian for "waterspout"
Uragan
Russian for "hurrican"
Type 75 (Chinese production)
Notable users
Soviet Union
China
Finland

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