Kuangkuit 1 is, as a part of Kumbang Busuk rocket family, an expendable launch system used to deliver payloads into geostationary transfer orbit (GTO) or low Earth orbit (LEO). AAN after a successful collaboration with RMAF to sent SahakSAT Satellite to space, propose another advance project.
The propose of this project are to study the feasibility to transport a squadron of RMAF fighter jet anywhere in the world while reducing risk of being shot down.
Two SU-30MKM can be mounted using a AIRSOFT carrier. Three SU-30MKM are possible depending on size using AIRSOFT 3 carrier. Up to eight secondary payloads, usually UCAV, can be carried with an ASAP (Airsoft Structure for Auxiliary Payloads) platform.
Kuangkuit 1 on its launch pad