Lithuania Receives NASAMS Air Defense System

Lithuania Receives NASAMS Air Defense System

On June 19, Lithuania’s armed forces confirmed delivery of a Norwegian Advanced Surface to Air Missile System (NASAMS) air defense system. Norway and Lithuania had finalized the sale of used…

Sidewinder Missile Tested From NASAMS Launcher

Sidewinder Missile Tested From NASAMS Launcher

On June 19, Raytheon announced the first flight test of the AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II missile launched from the National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile System (NASAMS) conducted in May. Tested in…

Norwegian Aegis Frigate Struck by Oil Tanker Sinks

Norwegian Aegis Frigate Struck by Oil Tanker Sinks

On November 8, a Norwegian Aegis-equipped Fridtjof Nansen-class frigate collided with an oil tanker flagged from Malta after completing exercises as a part of the Trident Juncture wargames. The ship…