Rafael Peralta Achieves ‘Light Off’ Of Aegis Combat System

The future DDG 115 USS Rafael Peralta achieved “light off” of its Aegis Combat System earlier this month at the Bath Iron Works (BIW) shipyard, U.S. Navy officials say. Rafael Peralta will be equipped with the Aegis Baseline 9 Combat System, which includes an Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD...

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