Search Results for: Multiple Independent Re-Entry Vehicle

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Multiple Independently Targetable Reentry Vehicle (MIRV)

A package of two or more warheads which can be carried by a single ballistic missile but are deliverable to separate targets.

2001 US Nuclear Posture ReviewOpen link in new window | (
Cold War: A Brief History: Easing The TensionsOpen link in new window | (
Definition of Multiple Independently Targetable Reentry Vehicle (MIRV)Open link in new window | (
Photograph of a MIRV WarheadOpen link in new window | (

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Delivery Systems
Intercontinental Ballistic Missile
Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile
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