UGM-96A TRIDENT I (C4)/UGM-133A TRIDENT II (D5)
- Navy Sends Missiles Over The Horizon. // Microwaves & RF;Oct2013, Vol. 52 Issue 10, pS8
The article reports that the United States Navy fired two Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) interceptors missiles from an over-the-horizon launch position successfully.
- The First Line Of Defense. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jan2010, Vol. 136 Issue 1, p87
In this article the author explores the advantages of the new ballistic-missile defense (BMD) of the U.S. Navy.
- We Must Have Nuclear Deterrence. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Apr2014, Vol. 140 Issue 4, p84
In this article, the author expresses his views on the capabilities of the ballistic-missile submarines of the U.S. Navy as of April 2014.
- Smart antenna tracks missiles. // Popular Mechanics;Apr96, Vol. 173 Issue 4, p28
Reports that Lockheed Martin Corp. scientists have developed a new smart antenna to monitor the performance of US Navy Trident II missiles. Specifications; Capabilities.
- Skirting human error: the Navy's missile launch system. Marsh, Gerald // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan/Feb1987, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p38
Outlines the safeguards against human error in the U.S. Navy's missile launch system. Alarm system activation; Separately maintained keys to complete the launch circuit; Requirement that the entire ship assume a 'launch position' in speed, depth and system line-ups; Trident missile launch sequence.
- Watching the Chinese. Giarra, Paul S. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;May2009, Vol. 135 Issue 5, p12
The article presents the author's comments about the possible impact of the efforts being made by China to develop long-range, maneuverable re-entry vehicle-equipped antiship ballistic missiles (ASBMs) on the U.S. The author says that the development of ASBMs by China may make moving to and...
- Navy Takes 'Prudent' Measure Moving Ship Toward Korean Coast. // Defense Daily International;4/4/2013, p7
The article reports on the move by a U.S. Navy missile-defense destroyer to position itself near the Korean peninsula as the hostility by North Korea to the U.S. heats up and North Korea ended its Armistice that ended the Korean War.
- Lockheed Martin's Latest Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense Upgrades Certified by U.S. Navy. // Asia-Pacific Defence Reporter;May2012, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p7
The article focuses on the certification of the upgraded Lockheed Martin Aegis Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) system by the U.S. Navy.
- Navy's Patrol Boat Missile Operational. // Defense Daily;3/25/2014, p5
The article reports that the U.S. Navy's MK-60 Griffin Missile System being installed on Cyclone-class coastal patrol boats has attained initial operational capability according to Raytheon.