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L'SM-6 combina la propulsione e l'avionica dell'SM-2 con un cercatore avanzato a medio raggio. La Marina militare statunitense ha lanciato un missile SM-6 Dual-1 del programma del Sea-Based Terminal per la prima volta nel luglio del 2015, intercettando e distruggendo un bersaglio balistico a corto ...

The San Diego-based guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain has arrived in Hawaii after a historic port visit to Vietnam earlier this month. ... The Lake Champlain carries a crew of 350 and is equipped with standard SM-2 surface-to-air missiles, Tomahawk cruise missiles, two 5-inch dual-purpose guns ...
On March 10, as part of MultiSail 2018, the USS Antietam led a Surface to Air Missile Exercise (SAMEX) that included the firing of a Standard Missiles (SM-2). “MultiSail uses realistic, shared training scenarios to enhance the ability of the U.S, Navy and JMSDF to work together to confront any contingency,” a ...
Meanwhile, Finland hopes to purchase the Mk-41 vertical launch system, which can host a variety of naval missiles ranging from the Standard SM-2 to the Tomahawk land attack cruise missile. “The Government of Finland has requested a possible sale of four (4) Mk 41 Baseline VII Strike-Length Vertical ...
The RIM-66 Standard SM-1 and SM-2 surface-to-air missiles, earlier missiles in the Standard series, also had a secondary capability to attack surface ships – with one notable use being during Operation Preying Mantis when they were used by to sink an Iranian Navy Combattante II-class missile boat, the ...
NAVSEA has also revealed that the SM-2 Block IIIC all-up-round (AUR) will share the same seeker as the USN's SM-6 extended range active missile. Being developed under the SM-2 Improvement Program, the SM-2 Block IIIC is intended to upgrade existing SM-2 Block IIIA/Block IIIB missiles with an active ...
The package last year included AGM-88B missiles, SM-2 Block IIIA missiles, the MK48 Mod 6AT heavyweight torpedo, the MK54 lightweight torpedo, the AGM-154C joint standoff weapon, and AN/SLQ-32(V)3 electronic warfare systems. China's total spending on defense continues to significantly dwarf ...


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