Lorenzo von Matterhorn
- Jan 31, 2009
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3150(!) produced. 200 of the unguided rockets remained in service until 1988, a lot longer than I would have guessed! 1.5 kt W25 nuclear warhead.
Some of the pilots had confided to us maintenance troops that if all the fire control systems failed, they planned on ramming the threat... something about if they couldn't stop them, there would be nothing worth coming home to.Down and out is your only real egress option with acceptable G loading, then again you are already beyond Bingo fuel.