Military


BGM-109 Tomahawk

Specifications
Primary Function: Long-range subsonic cruise missile for attacking land targets.
Contractor: Raytheon Co. [ex Hughes Missile Systems Co.] Tucson, Ariz.
Power Plant: Block II/III TLAM-A, C & D - Williams International F107 cruise turbo-fan engine ; ARC/CSD solid-fuel booster
Block IV TLAM-E - Williams International F415 cruise turbo-jet engine ; ARC solid-fuel booster
Length: 18 feet 3 inches (5.56 meters); with booster: 20 feet 6 inches (6.25 meters)
Weight: 2,900 pounds (1,315.44 kg); 3,500 pounds (1,587.6 kg) with booster
Diameter: 20.4 inches (51.81 cm)
Wing Span: 8 feet 9 inches (2.67 meters)
Range: Block II TLAM-A - 1350 nautical miles (1500 statute miles, 2500 km)
Block III TLAM-C - 900 nautical miles (1000 statute miles, 1600 km)
Block III TLAM-D - 700 nautical miles (800 statute miles, 1250 km)
Block IV TLAM-E - 900 nautical miles (1000 statute miles, 1600 km)
Speed: Subsonic - about 550 mph (880 km/h)
Guidance System: Block II TLAM-A - INS, TERCOM
Block III TLAM-C, D & Block IV TLAM-E - INS, TERCOM, DSMAC, and GPS
Warheads: Block II TLAM-N - W80 nuclear warhead
Block III TLAM-C and Block IV TLAM-E - 1,000 pound class unitary warhead
Block III TLAM-D - conventional submunitions dispenser with combined effect bomblets
Date Deployed: Block II TLAM-A IOC - 1984
Block III - IOC 1994
Block IV - IOC expected 2004
Costs $569,000 - current production unit cost(FY99 $)
$1,4000,000 - average unit cost (TY$)
$11,210,000,000 - total program cost (TY$)
Total Program 4 170 missiles



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