This year is likely to see the definition of an evolved U.S. warship class with an expanded ballistic missile defense (BMD) role, and further work on air- and spaceborne sensors and an improved interceptor missile. Raytheon is continuing work on the Advanced Optical Sensor System (AOSS) airborne missile tracker, based on the Multispectral Targeting System-B (MTS-B) sensor package fitted to the MQ-9A Reaper unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Sponsored by the Missile Defense Agency, AOSS ...


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