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RIM-50 Typhon LR
Type Long range surface-to-air missile
Place of origin  United States
Service history
In service Canceled 1963
Used by Never Entered Service
Production history
Manufacturer Bendix
Specifications
Warhead High explosive 137 lb (62 kg) continuous rod, later blast fragmentation
Detonation
mechanism
Proximity Fuse

Engine Two-stage, Solid-fueled rocket booster; ramjet sustainer
Operational
range
200 nm (370 km)
Flight ceiling 95,000 ft (29,000 m)
Speed Mach 4.0
Guidance
system
Inertial
Launch
platform
Surface Ship

The RIM-50 Typhon LR was a missile that was intended to be a Terrier missile–sized replacement to the Talos missile to be used with the Typhon combat system.[1]

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