Aster 30 SAMP/T Surface-to-Air Missile Platform / Terrain, Europe

The maximum speed of Aster 30 is 1.4km/sec. It can intercept targets at altitudes from 50m to 20km. The maximum range of the Aster 30 is 100km.



  • Aster 30 SAMP/T land to air missile launching from launching pad
  • Aster 30 SAMP/T missile in flight
  • Diagram of the Aster 30 SAMP/T battery contents including missile launchers
  • Aster rocket travelling at 1.4km/sec maximum speed
  • Aster missile shortly after launch showing significant vapour trail
  • Animated computer conception of the Aster rockets
  • Illustration of the Aster multiple targettting capabilities