SAM Missile Battery (Civ3)

6,965pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

SAM Missile Battery
SAM Missile Battery (Civ3)
Technology required Rocketry
Resources required Aluminum
Shield (Civ3) cost 80
Maintenance 2 Gold (Civ3)
  • Defends city from air units

BackArrowGreen Back to the list of buildings

SAM batteries attack enemy air units that attempt to attack the SAM site's city.

Civilopedia EntryEdit

The use of airplanes in warfare began in earnest during World War I. By the end of World War II, the use of fighter aircraft and bombers was commonplace and the importance of air warfare continued to grow, as did the importance of effective anti-aircraft defenses. During the 1950s, the refinement of rocket technology allowed for the construction of compact missiles which were used to deliver explosive warheads to targets swiftly and accurately. Batteries of surface-to-air missiles, or SAMs, were built to protect cities and ground installations against airborne attacks. The long range and high accuracy of SAM batteries provided a much more effective defense than the anti-aircraft guns of World War II.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki