20 august 2019

Australian Navy HMAS Hobart III destroyer has fired RIM-66 Standard Missile 2 during exercice


HMAS Hobart (III) has become the first Hobart class Guided Missile Destroyer of Australian Navy to fire a missile (RIM-66 Standard Missile 2) in Australian waters. It was a test before the commencement of their Unit Readiness Evaluation (URE). HMAS Hobart (III) conducts a live-fire exercise using the vertically launched RIM-66 Standard Missile 2 (SM2)   (Picture source: Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Defence) The missile destroyer ship "HMAS Hobart" of the Australian Navy has [...]