Lockheed Martin Successfully Tested MK-41 Anti-Ship Missile

June 7, 2013 @ 08:19 AM

Lockheed Martin recently completed MK 41 Vertical Launch System (VLS) testing of a simulated Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM). Four consecutive tests verified that the simulated LRASM can break or "push through" the MK 41 canister's forward cover without causing damage to the composite structure, air data probe or coatings of...

France Approves Anti-Ship Missile Development Program With UK

May 7, 2013 @ 11:53 AM

French Minister of Defense Jean-Yves Le Drian on Tuesday said that his country will develop and build a new anti-ship missile with the UK. A move that will allow European missile maker MBDA to consolidate industrial capabilities

France’s M51 Ballistic Missile Self-Destructs, MoD Launched Investigation

May 6, 2013 @ 09:25 AM

France on Sunday unsuccessfully tested an M51submarine-launched ballistic missile that self-destructed off the coast of Brittany. “It was a failure, the reasons will be determined by an investigation,” said Lt

Airbus Military, MBDA Successfully Demo Marte Mk2/S Anti-Ship Missile Under C295 Maritime...

May 1, 2013 @ 10:00 AM

Airbus Military and MBDA have successfully demonstrated the Marte MK2/S anti-ship inert missile installed under the wing of a C295 maritime patrol aircraft, which has already been tested on the Airborne Early Warning & Command (AEW) version. The flight was the last of a series of trials performed in a...

Raytheon To Supply SeaSparrow Missiles To Royal Thai Navy

January 17, 2013 @ 07:38 AM

The Royal Thai Navy will purchase nine Evolved SeaSparrow Missiles for its two Naresuan frigates currently undergoing overhauls and upgrades.The Royal Thai ESSMs will be fired from an MK 41 eight-cell vertical launch system using an MK 25 Quad Pack canister