The Tomahawk (UK /ˈtɒməhɔːk/ or US /ˈtɑːməhɔːk/) is a long-range, all-weather, subsonic cruise missile. Introduced by General Dynamics in the 1970s, it was designed as a medium- to long-range, low-altitude missile that could be launched from a surface platform. It has been improved several times and, by way of corporate divestitures and acquisitions, is now made by Raytheon. Some Tomahawks were also manufactured by McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing Defense, Space & Security).[ Crui Missl, Tomahawk Long Range, Cruises Missile, Crui Missil, Iv Cruises, Missil Crop Jpg, Subson Crui, Tomahawk Blocks, Tomahawk Crui
March 20, 2003 - According to The Pentagon, 36 Tomahawk cruise missile and two F-117 launched GBU-27 bombs were used in this assault. The targets in Baghdad were high-level Iraqi governmental officials, including Saddam Hussein himself, and were based on specific intelligence which led the U.S. government to believe it knew his movements.