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Lobber


American surface-to-surface missile. In 1955 Convair undertook a small R&D program to develop a resupply missile that would deliver supplies and communications equipment to surrounded or isolated Army field units.

Boost Propulsion: Solid rocket. Total Number Built: 27.

Status: Cancelled 1956.
Gross mass: 100 kg (220 lb).
Height: 2.40 m (7.80 ft).
Diameter: 0.28 m (0.91 ft).
Thrust: 26.40 kN (5,935 lbf).

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  • missile Guided self-propelled military weapon (as opposed to rocket, an unguided self-propelled weapon). More...

Associated Manufacturers and Agencies
  • Aerojet American manufacturer of rockets, spacecraft, and rocket engines. Aerojet, Sacramento, CA, USA. More...

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