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AGM-65 Maverick

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AGM-65 Maverick
Function Air-To-Surface Guided missile
Manufacturer Hughes/Raytheon Co.
Unit cost $160000
Entered service Aug. 1972
Engine Solid Propellent Rocket Motor
Speed Mach 0.90
Range 15 Miles
Warhead 125lb hollow charge/300lb high-explosive penetrator.

The AGM-65 Maverick is an air-to-ground tactical missile (AGM) designed for close air support. It is effective against a wide range of tactical targets, including armour, air defences, ships, ground transportation, and fuel storage facilities.

List of Aircraft using the AGM-65:-