09 Apr '15, 2pm

[BREAKING] We're teaming with @Kongsbergasa on an evasive, sea-skimming missile:

[BREAKING] We're teaming with @Kongsbergasa on an evasive, sea-skimming missile:

Evasive, Sea-Skimming Missile Gives Navies an Edge Share The world’s largest missile maker and Norway’s premier supplier of defense and aerospace-related systems are teaming to produce the Naval Strike Missile , the only fifth-generation cruise missile in service today. The NSM, built by Raytheon and Norway’s Kongsberg, features advanced design and technology, starting with its “super-sea-skimming" capability. The missile can fly at low altitudes and close to the ocean surface, emitting signals that are difficult to detect by enemy radars. "As threats become more sophisticated, naval ships need an offensive solution that can reach their targets in complex environments while avoiding enemy detection. NSM answers that call, and leverages the investment and development that Norway has already made," said Zack May, Raytheon Missile System's Joint Strike Missile director. NSM f...

Full article: http://www.raytheon.com/news/feature/artful_dodger.html?s...

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