TITLE

LCPK Sees CTV Launch

PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
Armada International;Apr/May2003, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the success of BAE Systems in launching the Controlled Test Vehicle laser guided rocket. Features of the rocket; Design of the rocket; Accuracy of the rocket.
ACCESSION #
9809558

 

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