Metric AASM Qual Firing

October 2008
Armada International;Oct/Nov2008, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p68
The article reports on the successful firing of the Sagem AASM air-to-ground missile at the test centre of French DGA in Biscarrousse, France. The Global Positioning System (GPS) of the missile was deactivated during the firing to test its precision even without the GPS assistance. During the firing, the missile flew 25 kilometer using inertial navigation.


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