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Primary Function: Air-to-surface anti-radiation missile
Mission Defense suppression
Targets Fixed soft
Service Navy and Air Force
Contractor:Raytheon [Texas Instruments]
Program status Operational
Date Deployed: 1984
Power Plant: Thiokol dual-thrust rocket motor
Thrust: Dual thrust
Length: 13 feet, 8 inches (4.14 meters)
Launch Weight: 800 pounds (360 kilograms)
Diameter: 10 inches (25.40 centimeters)
Wingspan: 3 feet, 8 inches (101.60 centimeters)
Range: 30 plus miles (48 plus kilometers)
Speed: Max. speed: 2280 km/h
Guidance System: Proportional
Guidance method Homes on electronic emissions
WarheadWAU-7/B, 143.51bs. Direct Fragmentation
Explosive (NEW)PBXC-116 (45.2 lbs.)
FuzePulsed Laser Proximity/Contact
PropulsionBoost Sustain 64,000 lbs./sec. Low Smoke
Development cost $644.5 million
Production cost $5,568.1 million
Total acquisition cost $6,212.6 million
Acquisition unit cost $316,856
Production unit cost $283,985
Quantity 19,607 (Navy and Air Force)
Platforms F/A-18, A-6E, F-4G, F-16

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