After 2020 misfire, PAC-3 MSE demonstrates first launch by IBCS, start of fleet surveillance

By Jason Sherman / November 15, 2021 at 1:49 PM
The Army’s most advanced Patriot interceptor knocked down ballistic missile targets this month during a key reliability test, an event that marked the first successful launch of a PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement by the Integrated Air and Missile Defense Battle Command System (IBCS) as well as the beginning of a field surveillance program for the growing guided-missile fleet. On Nov. 4, two PAC-3 MSE missiles were launched by IBCS and intercepted ballistic missile targets over White Sands Missile Range, NM,...

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