Talos Missile

Talos Missile (HMCMR)

Location: Mt Pleasant, SC 29464 Charleston County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 47.44', W 79° 54.304'

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The Talos Series of shipborn missiles was one of the most powerful in the U.S. Navy. It's main function was anti-aircraft for fleet defense. But later versions hadsurface-to-surface capability.
Range: Over 75 miles
Speed Mach 2.5
Weight: 7,000 lbs.
Warhead: Nuclear or Conventional
The Talos Missile system was operation on 7 guided missile cruisers from 1959 to 1979.
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Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 11:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 602527 N 3628611
Decimal Degrees32.79066667, -79.90506667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 47.44', W 79° 54.304'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 47' 26.40" N, 79° 54' 18.24" W
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Area Code(s)843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 40 Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant SC 29464, US
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