In December 1957 the Army requested the Atomic Energy Commission to develop a nuclear warhead for the HAWK low- to medium-altitude surface-to-air missile. In July 1958 the military characteristics were approved for the new warhead and the design released. Two months later the requirement for a HAWK with a nuclear warhead was cancelled.
It equipped the AIM-47 Falcon long-range air-to-air missile.
The project was cancelled in June of 1961.
- Hansen, Chuck; Swords of Armageddon, Sunnyvale, California, Chucklea Publications, 1995.
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