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Old 10-30-2019, 03:42 PM
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Originally Posted by AK84 View Post
While road mobile missiles can probably be detected much more quickly, in the 40 or so minutes from detection to destination the launcher will be many miles away. It cruise at about 30 mph so it would be 20 miles away if not more.
Not on the interstates around my town between 9AM and 5PM.

How would you guarantee this road would always be clear, and not vulnerable to (say) a Russian sleeper agent jack-knifing a semi full of live chickens and $5 bills in the middle of the road right before the nuclear assault?