Sea-Skimmer Defense

Goodman Jr., Glenn W.
September 2007
Sea Power;Sep2007, Vol. 50 Issue 9, p44
The article focuses on the DDG 1000 Zumwalt guided-missile destroyer of the U.S. Navy that are slated to begin construction on November 2007. It relates that the dual band radar DDG 1000 is designed to boast the air-defense radar system of the Navy by consolidating air-search radar and precision-tracking radar in a single system. Moreover, an overview is provided on the design technology of the volume search radar (VSR) and SPY-3 multi-function radar that are incorporated into the DDG 1000.


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