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MISSILE SILO [1 record]

Record 1 2003-02-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Missiles and Rockets
DEF

It is a vertical reinforced-concrete cylinder closed at one end and buried in the ground so that its upper, open end is flush with the surrounding ground surface. The interior of the silo is somewhat longer and wider than the missile it houses.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Missiles et roquettes

Spanish

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