The AGM-65 Maverick Missile is an Air-to Surface munition used by the US and other militaries around the world. This is a smart missile that has an electro optical guidance system built into it. It is a solid propellant fueled missile that has a nautical range of over 14 miles. Some of the newest variations have infrared laser guidance systems to help increase their accuracy on night missions. There are both the 125 pound and 300 pound armed warheads in this missile that can be equipped with a contact fuse or a delayed fuse. It first went into active service back in 1972 and is still being manufactured today. This is an Air-to-Ground missile that destroys building and vehicles along with being used on enemy troops with great precision.
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