Mexico Approved to Purchase ESSM

Mexico Approved to Purchase ESSM

On August 9, the United States Department of State approved a Mexican purchase of six tactical Evolved Seasparrow Missiles (ESSM), two ESSM telemetry missiles, an MK56 8-cell vertical launching system…

NATO Seasparrow Tests ESSM Block 2 Interceptor

NATO Seasparrow Tests ESSM Block 2 Interceptor

According to a U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command press release on July 5, “The NATO Seasparrow Project Office recently conducted a successful flight test of the Evolved Seasparrow Missile […]…

USS Mobile Bay Tests Aegis Baseline 9 Upgrades

USS Mobile Bay Tests Aegis Baseline 9 Upgrades

On October 24, the guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) successfully conducted a live-fire missile exercise using the updated Aegis Baseline 9 weapons system. During the missile exercise, USS…