The Little John Rocket

The kid brother to the Honest John, this unguided artillery rocket was quickly developed to reach ranges capatable to tube artillery. It could carry a conventional or nuclear warhead. It used a lightweight launcher which made the system very mobile

U.S Army

Length: 14.5 feet
Diameter: 12 inches
Weight: 800 pounds
Propellant: Solid
Range: 11 miles
First Firing: 1956

Updated: 5-27-2006

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