Aegis Intercepts In First-Ever Salvo Test
By Amy Butler email@example.com, Michael Fabey firstname.lastname@example.org
Source: AWIN First
FTM-21 is the 27th successful intercept in 33 flight test attempts for the Aegis BMD program since flight testing began in 2002.
SM-3 is set for another test in the coming weeks that is the final trial that – if successful – is needed for the system to graduate to full-rate production.