Bravo Zulu BMD

McGrath, J. Michael
July 2008
Sea Power;Jul2008, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p3
The author reflects on the success of the team up between the U.S. Navy and the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) through the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) Program. He mentions that the crew manning the BMD shipboard weapon system tracked and intercepted a target about 12 miles above the Pacific Ocean. He concludes that the missile defense has received the financial support it needed to continue the development of technologies.


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