Thursday, December 27, 2012

China Tests New ICBM

The Business Insider reports that China has tested a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) featuring, it is believed, three (3) warheads that can be independently targeted (MIRVs). The missile is known as the DF-31A, and has a range of 7,000 miles, allowing it to strike targets anywhere within the continental United States. The story indicates that the missile can be launched from mobile launch platforms, and that China has 3,000 miles of underground tunnels in which to transport and hide these missiles.

1 comment:

  1. Nothing to worry about. Obama wants to dismantle the US nuclear arsenal.

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