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Jupiter Missile - Main Characteristics

Illustration depicting the main characteristics of the Jupiter Missile

This illustration depicts some of the specifications of the IRBM SM-78 missile (also known as the "Jupiter") which the U.S. had placed in Turkey, circa 1960.

This missile had a range of 1537.6 miles (2844 km).

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Image online, courtesy U.S. Department of Defense via the U.S. National Archives.

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