During flight test “Juliet” earlier this month, the U.S. Navy’s Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) successfully intercepted a subsonic, low-altitude target at White Sands Missile Range. Juliet is one of 10 follow-on operational test and evaluation (FOT&E) events planned for the SM-6’s missile performance and demonstration. “This event demonstrated SM-6’s ability to detect and engage a slow moving target in the presence of complex land clutter,” says Jim ...
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