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Family: Missile. Country: USA. Status: Hardware.

At request of Army Ordnance, Cal Tech's rocket laboratory developed the first US long-range missiles. Project ORDCIT resulted in development of the Private A and Corporal missiles.


Development Cost $: 50.10 million. in 1955 average dollars. Total Development Built: 55. Total Production Built: 1046. Flyaway Unit Cost $: 0.11 million. in 1959 unit dollars.

Corporal Chronology

1944 Jan 1 -
1953 Jun 1 -


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