Aegis Ashore Marks Testing Readiness With ‘Light Off’

Lockheed Martin, the U.S. Navy and the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) marked the official “light off” of the Aegis Ashore system destined for Romania on Oct. 24, in Lockheed’s facility in Moorestown, N.J. The light off involves checking the system’s components and equipment, and signifies that the...

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