U.S. OKs Rolling Airframe Missile Sale For Japanese Ships

Credit: U.S. Navy
SINGAPORE—The U.S. State Department has approved the sale of 44 Raytheon RIM-116C Rolling Airframe Missiles (RAM) Block 2 to Japan. The missiles are destined for Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) ships. The deal is worth $61.5 million. This is the second RAM purchase by Japan. The first was...
Chen Chuanren

Chen Chuanren is the Southeast Asia and China Editor for the Aviation Week Network’s (AWN) Air Transport World (ATW) and the Asia-Pacific Defense Correspondent for AWN, joining the team in 2017.

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