Войти

In the US, they called the" workhorses " of their Navy

1531
0
0
Image source: Фото: Yoruk Isik / Reuters

Arleigh Burke-class destroyers are the "workhorses" of the US Navy, writes the American publication 19FortyFive.

The publication notes that the ship Lenah Sutcliffe Higbee, which was christened in April, will become the 73rd destroyer of the Arleigh Burke type. The publication writes that the ship received the Flight IIA configuration, which, in particular, " provides fast response, high firepower and increased electronic countermeasures capabilities for anti-aircraft warfare."

19FortyFive, calling the ships of the Arleigh Burke type a real "workhorse", recalls that these destroyers have been operated by the US Navy for almost 30 years and are still being produced.

In March, The Drive wrote that the US Navy's Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, based in Spain, have AN/SLQ-62 Portable Electronic Warfare Module-Speed To Fleet (TEWM-STF) electronic warfare systems capable of "killing" Russian P-800 Onyx anti-ship missiles.

In the same month, a corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillery Sciences, Doctor of Military Sciences Konstantin Sivkov said that the use of multi-missile interceptors instead of SM-6 missiles on American ships of the Ticonderoga or Arleigh Burke types allows with a fairly high probability "to repel the attack of small groups of hypersonic anti-ship missiles with fire means."


Ivan Potapov

The rights to this material belong to
The material is placed by the copyright holder in the public domain
  • The news mentions
Do you want to leave a comment? Register and/or Log in
  • Discussion
    Update
  • 08.12 05:42
  • 11
В ЦВО проведен военно-технический эксперимент с применением новых способов противодействия БЛА
  • 08.12 05:02
  • 2
In Japan, the upgraded "Pantsir-S1M" was evaluated
  • 08.12 04:29
  • 39
The National Interest (США): российский танк Т-80 — это не шутка
  • 08.12 00:52
  • 42
The Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to international organizations in Vienna Ulyanov called the refusal of AUKUS to provide data on the union abnormal
  • 08.12 00:31
  • 29
Новый «стратег» исправит проблемы российских бомбардировщиков
  • 07.12 23:50
  • 12
"Калашников" создаст на базе АК-308 автомат нового поколения
  • 07.12 23:28
  • 1
Победа СССР без единого выстрела. Почему США свернули проект «Валькирия»
  • 07.12 23:03
  • 1
Turkish air defense was considered capable of surpassing the S-400
  • 07.12 22:25
  • 3
Как российскому автопрому обрести больше свободы от импорта
  • 07.12 22:16
  • 1
The Russian "Flex-C" was called an analogue of the Polish complex
  • 07.12 21:35
  • 33
The United States agrees with Stoltenberg on the inadmissibility of Russia's influence in the issue of NATO expansion
  • 07.12 20:44
  • 3
Tank killer: the work of the PTKM-1R anti-roof mine was shown on video
  • 07.12 20:43
  • 16
Korean aircraft carrier "won back" funding
  • 07.12 19:44
  • 444
Шойгу счел необходимым построить в России еще несколько крупных городов
  • 07.12 19:36
  • 2
Putin signed the law on the powers of Roscosmos in the field of infrastructure construction