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Al Zafir


Egyptian short range ballistic missile.

Standard warhead: 500 kg (1,100 lb). Maximum range: 376 km (233 mi). Boost Propulsion: Storable liquid rocket. Initial Operational Capability: 1963.

Status: Cancelled 1962.
Payload: 500 kg (1,100 lb).
Height: 6.10 m (20.00 ft).
Diameter: 0.61 m (2.00 ft).
Span: 0.91 m (2.98 ft).

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  • missile Guided self-propelled military weapon (as opposed to rocket, an unguided self-propelled weapon). More...

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