Mounted Stinger System, ZIPKIN, is a fully automated firing unit using Stinger
missiles for very short range air defense. The main mission of Low Level Air
Defense System ZIPKIN is the low level air defense of fixed locations of
strategic importance, like radar, air bases and harbors. Besides autonomous
operation, the system architecture of ZIPKIN provides coordinated operation
with C3I System and other air defense assets.
on which Stinger as well as other types of missiles can be mounted, can be
adapted to different platforms. ZIPKIN, for which Land Rover Defender 130 is
used as transport platform, includes two personnel as gunner and driver (gunner
fire control computer has a flexible architecture to be adapted to future needs
with respect to its hardware and software.