US Navy Test Fires SM-2 Missile From Restarted Production Line

On February 26, the U.S. Navy successfully tested an SM-2 Block IIIB surface-to-air missile at White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. The launch marks the first test of an SM-2 missile manufactured after a production line restart in June 2017. Over 280 missiles are expected for delivery to foreign military sales customers in 2020.