USS Coontz incident Edit. In 1965 the United States Navy began studies for a missile in the 45 kilometres (24 nmi) range class for use against surfaced submarines. Credit: US Navy. The Harpoon has also undergone multiple upgrades to improve its range and guidance. The Harpoon is an all-weather, over-the-horizon, anti-ship missile, developed and manufactured by McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing Defense, Space& Security). The Harpoon Block II+ is being procured as an air-launch missile for the Navy’s Super Hornet fleet. Harpoon missiles deal no damage to targets hit by them. The Block II Harpoon missile can strike targets within the range of 124km. Flooding of the unarmoured bow and stern will greatly reduce speed and range. 07/23/2015: 12/16/2015: Fixed Harpoon Spear's first hit not doing damage sometimes in Perkisas's Ruins. USS Coontz incident Edit. Harpoon Missiles. In 1965 the United States Navy began studies for a missile in the 45 kilometres (24 nmi) range class for use against surfaced submarines. It is effective against ships whose shields are down, but frigates can often evade the missile on its first run, requiring another pass to connect. Though designed for hunting whales and other large sea creatures, the harpoon can be used on dry land. The missile system has also been further developed into a land-strike weapon, the Standoff Land Attack Missile (SLAM). The front half of the harpoon barrel is not a solid hitbox. When you are hit by an attack if there is at least 1 uncanceled critical result, each other ship at Range 1 suffers 1 damage. However, the Harpoon’s striking … Then discard this card and receive 1 facedown Damage card. This Harpoon Block II missile incorporated Global Positioning System-assisted inertial navigation, which enables the system to have both an anti-ship and a land attack capability. In fact, it's really easy to damage yourself if your target is being pulled in quickly and you're cables dont release soon enough. The Harpoon does not dismantle when taking any damage, but can be damaged by any means (including friendly fire) to release the tether. The Harpoon is an all-weather, over-the-horizon, anti-ship missile system, developed and manufactured by McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing Defense, Space & Security).In 2004, Boeing delivered the 7,000th Harpoon unit since the weapon's introduction in 1977. Your only land attack missile. Harpoon 4 (4th edition) is a tactical naval miniatures game that covers all aspects of maritime combat from 1955 to the present day: surface, sub-surface, and air.

The tether can be broken if the target leaves the effective range, or the line tangles and snaps. Harpoon uses the same format and terms as the other Admirality Trilogy games.