Marte ER Fired For First Time

Credit: Marte ER: MBDA
LONDON—European missile manufacturer MBDA has carried out the first firing of its new Marte ER anti-ship missile. MBDA says the firing took place at an Italian test range on Nov. 9. The weapon passed all its test points, flying for more than 100 km (60 mi.) on a planned course that included several...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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