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Anti-Ship Missiles

The PLA is a major user of anti-ship cruise missile (ASCM) technology, and China both produces and exports a wide range of ASCMs in all categories.

PLA
Designation
Export
Designation
NATO
Designation
Type Range Launched By Origin Service Status
3M-54E/E1 SS-N-27 Sizzler Subsonic 220—300 km Submarine Russia Operational
3M-80E SS-N-22 Sunburn Supersonic 90 km Ship Russia Operational
CM-708 Subsonic  55—128 km Submarine China Operational?
HY-1 FL-3 CSS-C-2 Silkworm Subsonic 40 km Ship / Shore China Retired
HY-2 C-201 CSS-N-3 Seersucker Subsonic 100 km Ship / Shore China Retired
HY-3 C-301 CSS-C-6 Sawhorse Supersonic 100 km Shore China Cancelled
HY-4 C-401 CSS-C-7 Sadsack Subsonic 135 km Shore China Export
SY-1 FL-1 CSS-N-1 Silkworm Subsonic 40 km Ship China Retired
SY-2 FL-7 CSS-N-5 Sabot Subsonic 32—50 km Ship / Shore China Retired
YJ-1 C-101 Supersonic Shore / Air China Cancelled
YJ-12 CM-302 Supersonic  360 km Ship / Air China Operational
YJ-18 Subsonic  ? Submarine China Operational
YJ-62 C-602 Subsonic 280 km Ship / Shore China Operational
YJ-7 C-701 Subsonic 15—20 km Ship / Shore / Air China Export
C-704/705 Subsonic 140—170 km Ship / Shore / Air China Export
YJ-8 C-801 CSS-N-4 Sardine Subsonic 40—50 km Ship / Shore / Air / Submarine China Operational
YJ-83 C-802 CSS-N-8 Saccade Subsonic 40 km Ship / Shore / Air China Operational
YJ-9 Subsonic 15 km Ship / Shore / Air China Operational

Last updated: 1 January 2017