|Number:||20 – 120 (Estimates vary)|
|Cost:||$3 – $3.5 billion|
|Acquired:||June 1990 (first delivery) (the deal was signed in late 1980s)|
|Country of origin:||China|
|Class:||Intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM)|
|Range:||1555-2175 miles (2.500-3,500 km)|
|Warhead:||Single high explosive warhead (2,150 kg) – nuclear capable|
|Weight:||141,095.85 lbs (64,000 kg)|
|Length:||69.6 ft (21.2 m)|
|Diameter:||7.4 ft (2.25 m)|
|Guidance System:||Inertial navigation system|
|Accuracy:||<1.2 miles (2 km)|
|Launch Platform:||Permanent launch site or portable launch stand|
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