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To: IndispensableDestiny
"Standard Missile 3 is a Naval Surface to Air Missile (SAM), not a nuke."

Then why does it have 4 navigation and command systems to order it what to do and where?

23 posted on 12/18/2007 8:16:04 PM PST by BobS (I><P>)
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To: BobS
"Then why does it have 4 navigation and command systems to order it what to do and where?"

Because Standard Missile 3 is used in the shipborne Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System.

46 posted on 12/19/2007 7:07:24 AM PST by IndispensableDestiny
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