08 Sep '17, 6pm

Download your copy of the 2017 Ships of the @USNavy poster here:

Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR) The Highly Capable, Truly Scalable Radar The Air and Missile Defense Radar – AN/SPY-6(V) – is the Navy's next generation integrated air and missile defense radar. It is advancing through development and on track for the DDG-51 Flight III destroyer. The radar significantly enhances the ships’ ability to detect air and surface targets as well as the ever-proliferating ballistic missile threats. Missile Defense Radars at Sea Play Video AMDR provides greater detection ranges, increased discrimination accuracy, higher reliability and sustainability, and lower total ownership cost as well as a host of other advantages when compared to the current AN/SPY-1D(V) radar onboard today’s destroyers. The system is built with individual ‘building blocks’ called Radar Modular Assemblies. Each RMA is a self-contained radar in a 2’x2’x2’ box. These indiv...

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