Originally Posted by clinton150
Hi, I purchased what looks to be the shell of a missile or rocket at an antiques fair and I was hoping someone on this forum might help me identify what kind or rocket or missile it is. Attached are some photos of the writing on the side of the item. Any help or suggestions are appreciated. Thank you.
I think it's a MIM-72C GUIDED MISSILE (Chaparral). It was a 5 inch AA missile
(sidewinder) launched from a modified M-113.
After posting this, I realized someone had already posted an answer. Sorry for being redundant.