Launches a missile that splits into multiple warheads on closing with the target. Especially devastating to enemies with their shields down.
Hurricane Turrets are a late-Expansion Epoch weapon designed to launch a self-propelled, multiple missile delivery projector pod. A targeting computer programs the pod with a hit solution as it is released. The swarm of small missiles released is dangerous to all ship types. missiles feature a shaped charge warhead making them more effective versus enemy armor. These characteristics make the Hurricane a kill-weapon, usually only fired by gunnery officers with orders to destroy their crippled targets utterly.
The Hurricane MIRV Launcher is a large guided missile weapon with large ammunition reserves and powerful strike capability. It can be launched off-bore, and quickly and reliably destroy most targets that lack the proper point defense weapons and are unable to shield adequately against it.