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SM-68 Titan

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The SM-68 Titan (individual variants later designated HGM-25 and LGM-25) was the designation for two American intercontinental ballistic missiles; which were members of the Titan family of rockets. [1]

43 relations: Arizona, Arkansas, B53 nuclear bomb, Beale Air Force Base, California, Clementine (spacecraft), Cold War, Colorado, Dinitrogen tetroxide, Ellsworth Air Force Base, Exploration of the Moon, HGM-25A Titan I, Hydrazine, Hypergolic propellant, Idaho, Intercontinental ballistic missile, Interstate 19, Kansas, Larson Air Force Base, LGM-25C Titan II, Liquid oxygen, Lowry Air Force Base, Mountain Home Air Force Base, NASA, Nuclear weapon, Nuclear weapon yield, Project Gemini, RP-1, SM-65 Atlas, South Dakota, Titan (rocket family), Titan 34D, Titan IIIB, Titan IV, Titan Missile Museum, Tucson, Arizona, United States Air Force, Washington (state), 451st Air Expeditionary Group, 568th Strategic Missile Squadron, 569th Strategic Missile Squadron, 850th Strategic Missile Squadron, 851st Strategic Missile Squadron.

Arizona

Arizona (Hoozdo Hahoodzo; Alĭ ṣonak) is a U.S. state in the southwestern region of the United States.

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Arkansas

Arkansas is a state in the southeastern region of the United States, home to over 3 million people as of 2017.

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B53 nuclear bomb

The Mk/B53 was a high-yield bunker buster thermonuclear weapon developed by the United States during the Cold War.

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Beale Air Force Base

Beale Air Force Base (AFB) is a United States Air Force base located approximately east of Marysville, California.

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California

California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.

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Clementine (spacecraft)

Clementine (officially called the Deep Space Program Science Experiment (DSPSE)) was a joint space project between the Ballistic Missile Defense Organization (BMDO, previously the Strategic Defense Initiative Organization, or SDIO) and NASA.

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Cold War

The Cold War was a state of geopolitical tension after World War II between powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its satellite states) and powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others).

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Colorado

Colorado is a state of the United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.

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Dinitrogen tetroxide

Dinitrogen tetroxide, commonly referred to as nitrogen tetroxide, is the chemical compound N2O4.

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Ellsworth Air Force Base

Ellsworth Air Force Base (AFB) is a United States Air Force base located about northeast of Rapid City, South Dakota, just north of the town of Box Elder.

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Exploration of the Moon

The physical exploration of the Moon began when Luna 2, a space probe launched by the Soviet Union, made an impact on the surface of the Moon on September 14, 1959.

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HGM-25A Titan I

The Martin Marietta SM-68A/HGM-25A Titan I was the United States' first multistage intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), in use from 1959 until 1965.

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Hydrazine

Hydrazine is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula (also written), called diamidogen, archaically.

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Hypergolic propellant

A hypergolic propellant combination used in a rocket engine is one whose components spontaneously ignite when they come into contact with each other.

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Idaho

Idaho is a state in the northwestern region of the United States.

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Intercontinental ballistic missile

An intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) is a guided ballistic missile with a minimum range of primarily designed for nuclear weapons delivery (delivering one or more thermonuclear warheads).

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Interstate 19

Interstate 19 (I-19) is an Interstate Highway located entirely within the U.S. state of Arizona.

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Kansas

Kansas is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States.

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Larson Air Force Base

Larson Air Force Base is a former United States Air Force base located five miles (8 km) northwest of the central business district (CBD) of Moses Lake, in Grant County, Washington.

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LGM-25C Titan II

The Titan II was an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) and space launcher developed by the Glenn L. Martin Company from the earlier Titan I missile.

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Liquid oxygen

Liquid oxygen—abbreviated LOx, LOX or Lox in the aerospace, submarine and gas industries—is one of the physical forms of elemental oxygen.

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Lowry Air Force Base

Lowry Air Force Base (Lowry Field 1938-1948) is a former United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) training base during World War II and a United States Air Force (USAF) training base during the Cold War, serving as the initial 1955-1958 site of the U.S. Air Force Academy.

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Mountain Home Air Force Base

Mountain Home Air Force Base is a United States Air Force installation in the western United States.

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NASA

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.

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Nuclear weapon

A nuclear weapon is an explosive device that derives its destructive force from nuclear reactions, either fission (fission bomb) or from a combination of fission and fusion reactions (thermonuclear bomb).

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Nuclear weapon yield

The explosive yield of a nuclear weapon is the amount of energy released when that particular nuclear weapon is detonated, usually expressed as a TNT equivalent (the standardized equivalent mass of trinitrotoluene which, if detonated, would produce the same energy discharge), either in kilotons (kt—thousands of tons of TNT), in megatons (Mt—millions of tons of TNT), or sometimes in terajoules (TJ).

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Project Gemini

Project Gemini was NASA's second human spaceflight program.

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RP-1

RP-1 (alternately, Rocket Propellant-1 or Refined Petroleum-1) is a highly refined form of kerosene outwardly similar to jet fuel, used as rocket fuel.

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SM-65 Atlas

The SM-65 Atlas was the first operational intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) developed by the United States and the first member of the Atlas rocket family.

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South Dakota

South Dakota is a U.S. state in the Midwestern region of the United States.

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Titan (rocket family)

Titan is a family of United States expendable rockets used between 1959 and 2005.

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Titan 34D

The Titan 34D was a United States expendable launch vehicle, used to launch a number of satellites for military applications.

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Titan IIIB

Titan IIIB was the collective name for a number of derivatives of the Titan II ICBM and Titan III launch vehicle, modified by the addition of an Agena upper stage.

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Titan IV

The Titan IV family (including the IVA and IVB) of rockets were used by the U.S. Air Force.

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Titan Missile Museum

The Titan Missile Museum, also known as Air Force Facility Missile Site 8 or as Titan II ICBM Site 571-7, is a former ICBM missile site located at 1580 West Duval Mine Road, Sahuarita, Arizona in the United States.

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Tucson, Arizona

Tucson is a city and the county seat of Pima County, Arizona, United States, and home to the University of Arizona.

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United States Air Force

The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial and space warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.

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Washington (state)

Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.

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451st Air Expeditionary Group

The 451st Air Expeditionary Group is a provisional United States Air Force USAFCENT unit.

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568th Strategic Missile Squadron

The 568th Strategic Missile Squadron (568 SMS) is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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569th Strategic Missile Squadron

The 569th Strategic Missile Squadron (567 SMS) is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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850th Strategic Missile Squadron

The 850th Strategic Missile Squadron (850 SMS) is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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851st Strategic Missile Squadron

The 851st Strategic Missile Squadron (851 SMS) is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

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Redirects here:

B-68 Titan, LGM-25 Titan, Martin B-68 Titan, Martin XSM-68-3-MA Titan I, SM-68, SM-68 Titan I, Titan (missile).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SM-68_Titan

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