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AGM-28B


American intermediate range cruise missile.

Development Cost $: 360.000 million. Recurring Price $: 0.740 million in 1960 dollars. Flyaway Unit Cost $: 0.609 million in 1960 dollars. Standard warhead: 1,300 kg (2,800 lb). Maximum range: 1,102 km (684 mi). Number Standard Warheads: 1. Standard warhead: W28. Warhead yield: 1,000 KT. Boost Propulsion: Turbojet. Maximum speed: 1,770 kph (1,090 mph). Initial Operational Capability: 1961. Total Number Built: 722. Total Development Built: 47. Total Production Built: 675.

AKA: AGM-28B; Hound Dog; GAM-77A.
Gross mass: 4,601 kg (10,143 lb).
Payload: 1,300 kg (2,800 lb).
Height: 12.96 m (42.51 ft).
Diameter: 0.73 m (2.39 ft).
Span: 2.87 m (9.41 ft).
Thrust: 33.30 kN (7,486 lbf).

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See also
  • Hound Dog First American air-launched cruise missile to become operational. Based on Navaho technology. More...
  • missile Guided self-propelled military weapon (as opposed to rocket, an unguided self-propelled weapon). More...

Associated Manufacturers and Agencies
  • North American American manufacturer of rockets, spacecraft, and rocket engines. North American, Palmdale, El Segundo. Downey, CA, USA More...

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