South Korea Completes Five SM-2 Flight Tests

South Korea Completes Five SM-2 Flight Tests

In Summer 2018, the Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) conducted five flight tests of the Standard Missile-2 (SM-2) interceptor, according to a Raytheon news release. In the first exercise, ROKN…

US Arleigh Burke Destroyer Tests SM-2

US Arleigh Burke Destroyer Tests SM-2

On May 28, USS The Sullivans (DDG-68) tested a Standard Missile (SM-2), two days after the ship’s deployment with the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group (HSTCSG). According to a Navy news…

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…

Navy Conducts SM-2, RAM Live-Fires

Navy Conducts SM-2, RAM Live-Fires

On November 1, the Navy’s Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 8 executed live-fire exercises against simulated enemy missile fire with radar data coming from the guard ship. Three unmanned aircraft imitating…