SM-6 Air Defense System Approved for International Sales The Pentagon has approved the release of Raytheon’s over-the-horizon Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) for international sales, the company announced Jan. 10. The company is eyeing Australia, Japan and South Korea to be the first international customers for the SM-6, a multimission missile operated from the Aegis combat system aboard U.S. Navy ships, Raytheon’s SM-6 director Thadeous Smith said at the Surface Navy ...


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