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Head of Pacific Fleet Tapped to Take Over STRATCOM

The head of the U.S. Pacific Fleet has been tapped by President Obama to be the next leader of Strategic Command, the Pentagon announced on Monday.

Pending Senate approval, Navy Adm. Cecil Haney will replace Air Force Gen. Robert Kehler as commander of the Nebraska-based command, which has combat responsibility over the country's arsenal of ICBMs, ballistic missile submarines and strategic bombers.

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    Dec. 3, 2014

    This page contains interactive 3D missile models for China. Users can drag the model by pressing and holding their mouse’s scroll wheel. They can zoom in and out on the model by rolling their scroll wheel up and down, and can orbit the model by clicking and dragging their left mouse button.

  • 3D Missile Model Collection

    Dec. 3, 2014

    The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies has created a series of 3D models of ballistic and cruise missiles for the Nuclear Threat Initiative.

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