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AGM-86A


American air-to-surface missile. Subsonic Cruise Armed Decoy, full scale development begun in 1968, project cancelled 1973. Nuclear warhead.

Development Cost $: 68.000 million. Recurring Price $: 0.150 million in 1971 dollars. Standard warhead: 110 kg (240 lb). Maximum range: 1,390 km (860 mi). Number Standard Warheads: 1. Standard warhead: W80. Warhead yield: 150 KT. CEP: 0.16 km (0.09 mi). Boost Propulsion: Turbofan. Maximum speed: 970 kph (600 mph). Initial Operational Capability: 1980. Floor: 15 m (49 ft).

AKA: Subsonic Cruise Armed Decoy; AGM-86A; SCAD.
Gross mass: 860 kg (1,890 lb).
Payload: 110 kg (240 lb).
Height: 4.27 m (14.00 ft).
Diameter: 0.61 m (2.00 ft).
Span: 2.90 m (9.50 ft).
Thrust: 2.64 kN (593 lbf).

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See also
  • ALCM American air-to-surface missile family. Major long-range standoff attack missile of the US Air Force's strategic bombers from the 1980's. More...
  • missile Guided self-propelled military weapon (as opposed to rocket, an unguided self-propelled weapon). More...

Associated Manufacturers and Agencies
  • Boeing American manufacturer of rockets, spacecraft, and rocket engines. Boeing Aerospace, Seattle, USA. More...

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