TITLE

Keeping Naval Predators at Bay

AUTHOR(S)
Withington, Thomas
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Armada International;Dec2007/Jan2008, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on various naval technologies regarding self-protection of vessels. Raytheon's Mk 15 Searam defence system is the next incarnation of the Mk 15 Phalanx close-in weapon system. The Multi-Ammunition Softkill System is a countermeasure defense system developed by Rheinmetall. Thales produces the New-Generation Dagaie System (NGDS), which can launch up to twelve acoustic or IR decoys.
ACCESSION #
28122688

 

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