Raytheon Evolved SeaSparrow Approved for Full-Rate Production

April 2004
Sea Power;Apr2004, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p52
Reports on the approval of RIM-162 Evolved SeaSparrow missile (ESSM) system built by Raytheon Missile System Co. for full-rate production. Design and capabilities of the missile system; Vertical launching systems where ESSM can be suitably launched; Warships utilizing the technology.


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