UK Boosting Firepower Of Type 45 Air-Defense Ships

Royal Navy Type 45 destroyer
Credit: UK Royal Navy
LONDON—The UK Royal Navy is bolstering the firepower of its six Type 45 air-defense destroyers with the installation of MBDA’s Sea Ceptor surface-to-air missile (SAM) system. A 24-canister Sea Ceptor missile silo will be installed ahead of the 48 vertical-launch canisters containing Aster 30...

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