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The MX missile and multiple protective structure basing

United States. Congressional Budget Office.

The MX missile and multiple protective structure basing

long-term budgetary implications

by United States. Congressional Budget Office.

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Published by The Office : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Intercontinental ballistic missile bases -- United States,
  • Intercontinental ballistic missiles,
  • Weapons systems -- Costs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementthe Congress of the United States, Congressional Budget Office ; [prepared by Robert R. Soule and Richard H. Davison]
    SeriesBudget issue paper
    ContributionsSoule, Robert R, Davison, Richard H
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxix, 135 p. :
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14212280M

    After the Reagan Administration came into office in ; they ordered a new look at the MX program and a re-evaluation of the decision to build a multiple protective structure system. A high level committee chartered by the Defense Department looked at a wide variety of possible alternatives again and suggested several new approaches.   ''We are writing you in the aftermath of the President's decision to cancel development of the multiple-protective structure basis concept,'' Senator Tower and Representative Price wrote Mr.

    He discusses different areas of U.S. research for developing new missile basing systems, including publicly visible systems and tunnels. He describes the development of the MX missile and the Multiple Protective Structure (MPS) System, also known as the Racetrack system, devised under the . The MX missile and multiple protective structure basing: long-term budgetary implications / the Congress of the United States, Congressional Budget Office ; .

    equipped with multiple independently targeted reentry vehicles (MIRVs) (either the limit or the heavy missile sublimit) or a complete breakdown of SALT. Finally, it is assumed that MX is to be deployed, at least eventually, in a land-based shell game basing mode, for example, multiple protective structures (MPS), racetrack, and grid. Multiple Protective Shelters Ballistic Missile Defense Launch Under Attack,. Small Submarine Basing of MX Air Mobile Missile. Surface Ship Basing of MX. MX Missile Basing (Part 2 of 17) Author: International Security and Commerce Program (P. Sharfman and J. Kaplan) Subject: Table of Contents.


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When the MX missiles begin deployment, they in turn could be retrofitted into the MINUTEMAN multiple protective structures already in place An additional MX missiles could be emplaced in t he. Abstract. A study by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that examines a new intercontinental ballistic missile known as the MX, identifies MX basing modes and assesses "the major advantages, disadvantages, risks, and uncertainties of each" (p.

The defense establishment examined nearly forty basing modes before President Carter made his 12 June decision to proceed with full scale engineering development of the Missile-X.

The President augmented this decision on 7 September with the selection of a horizontal multiple protective shelter basing plan for the new missile. full-scale engineering development of the MX missile and a Multiple Protective Structure (MPS) basing mode and shall continue such development in a manner that will achieve an Initial Operational Capability of such missile and basing mode not later than Decem­ (c) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the initial phase of.

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MX Missile Multiple Protective Structure Basing This is a page PDF that was compiled at the request of the Senate Committee on the Budget, which focuses on the long term costs of developing and deploying a multiple protective structure.

multiple protective shelter (MPS) basing in several variants, 2. antiballistic missile (ABM) defense of MPS basing, 3. launch under attack, 4. basing on small submarines, and 5.

basing on large aircraft. There is a variety of criteria against which these basing modes can be evaluated, though there is no general agreement about their relative. The MX Missile and Multiple Protective Structure Basing: Long-Term Budgetary Implications (PDF) (Technical report).

Congressional Budget Office. CS1 maint: ref=harv ; Woolf, Harry (September ). MX Missile Basing (PDF) (Technical report). Princeton Institute.

Work on MX also continued, and by the mids the preferred MX basing mode was the Multiple Protective Shelter (MPS) concept. In this system each MX missile would be installed in a network of hardened shelters, 23 in most plans, and moved between them at random.

PREFACE The purpose of this report is to make available to the general public an unclassified summary of the rationale and system evaluation considerations that led the U.S. to decide to deploy the M-X intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in a multiple protective structure (MPS) basing mode.

The operational missile was first manufactured in February and was deployed in December to the Strategic Air Command, 90th Strategic Missile Wing at the Francis E. Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne, Wyoming in re-fitted Minuteman silos. However, the AIRS was not yet ready and the missiles were deployed with non-operational guidance units.

Budget Issue Paper. View Document. MX Missile Basing [Office of Technology assessment] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. MX Missile Basing. ‘Senate vote OKs MX construction, despite criticism’, Daily Texan, 27 Julyp. 1; see also, US Congress, Congressional Budget Office, The MX Missile and Multiple Protective Structure Basing — Long Term Budgetary Implications (Washington: GPO, June ).

Congress has appropriated funds for 50 MX with the proviso that no further funds. MX missile news articles from the MX Coordination Office, Seriescontains other background information published in the national media.

MX Draft Environmental Impact Statement evaluation records from the MX Coordination Office, Seriescontains a formal evaluation of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement, for which the. Since the MX system was proposed, several basing modes have been considered.

Some of these systems include: deep underground basing, continuous airborne basing, mobile missile systems, launch under attack system, small submarine basing, surface ship basing, closely spaced basing and multiple protective shelter (MPS) basing.A study by the Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) that examines a new intercontinental ballistic missile known as the MX, identifies MX basing modes and assesses "the major advantages, disadvantages, risks, and uncertainties of each" (p.

3). how the missile is based, the U.S. has searched for more than a decade for a survivable yet politically acceptable basing mode for MX.

On Sept. 7,President Carter announced plans to deploy MX in a "shell game" system of multiple protective structures (MPS). On Oct. 2,President Reagan announced his strategic program.