Based on the Type-80 Air-to-Ship Missile, various anti-ship systems including Type-88 SSM (Surface-to-Ship Missile), Type-90 SSM (Ship-to-Ship Missile), Type-91 and 93 ASMs (Air-to-Ship Missile) have been developed. These systems comprise the Japanese anti-ship missile family and are deployed in the Ground, Maritime, and Air Self Defense Forces.
Contractor Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Entered Service 1988 - Type 88 SSM
1990 - Type 90 (SSM-1B)
Total length 5.1m Diameter 0.35m Wingspan Weight 660 kg Warhead Weight Propulsion Turbojet Maximum Speed Maximum effective range 180 km - Type 88 SSM
150 km - Type 90 (SSM-1B)
Guidance mode Inertial guidance + active radar homing Deployment Type 88 SSM = 320(?), 48 TEL vehicles(?)
Type 90 (SSM-1B) = About 40 as of 1994