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What is the lowest known black market price for a shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missile?

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A 2010 survey by the Federation of American Scientists found that the black market prices of shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles range from $500 to $250,000. Per a 2011 U.S. State Department report, more than 40 civilian aircraft have been struck by these weapons since the 1970s, and thousands of these missiles "are believed to be outside of the control of national governments."

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