Raytheon SM-6 Missile Completes 4 Navy Flight Tests to Prep for FOC

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 1, 2017 — Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) Standard Missile-6 weapon system has undergone a series of flight tests with the U.S. Navy in efforts to establish sea worthiness and achieve full operational capability, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday.

The company said Thursday the Navy fired four SM-6 missiles against shore-launched, sub- or supersonic targets during the test missions as part of continued demonstrations of the system’s capacity for anti-air warfare, anti-surface warfare and terminal ballistic missile defense.

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