Search Results for: Land Based Missiles

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Land-based Missile Systems

Missile systems located on land in hardened bunkers and underground silos or on mobile launchers, which are more vulnerable to first-strike attacks. The mobile land-based missile systems are less vulnerable to first-strike because the positions of the missiles can be changed.

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Delivery Systems
Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
Intermediate Range Ballistic Missiles
Rail Based Missiles
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