Question Ground Based Interceptor and Midgetman Missile

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Midgetman specifications;

Length : 14 m (46 ft)
Diameter : 1.17 m (3 ft 10 in)
Weight : 13,600 kg (30,000 lb)
Range : 11,000 km (6,800 mi)
Propulsion : Three-stage solid-fueled rocketWarhead : W-87-1 thermonuclear (475 kiloton) in Mark 21 RV

Ground Based Interceptor;

Data for Orbital Booster Vehicle

Length: 16.8 m (55 ft)
Diameter: 1.27 m (50 in)
Weight: 12700 kg (28000 lb)
Ceiling: 2000 km (1250 miles)

Obviously very different missions but how complicated would it be to convert or build the GBI into a ICBM?

Thanks.
 
from " Directed Energy Missile Defense in Space "
 

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tround said:
from " Directed Energy Missile Defense in Space "
Thanks interesting document looks like it contains some ICBM concepts I have not read about before. Do you have the whole document?
 

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