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Japanese Destroyer JS Kongo Intercepts Ballistic Missile

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JS Kongo into Pearl(click to view full) In December 2003, Japan decided to upgrade their 4 existing Kongo Class AEGIS Destroyers and their SPY-1D radars to full AEGIS Ballistic Missile Defense capability. Installations are scheduled for 2007 through 2010, and each installation will be followed by a flight test to demonstrate proper operation. They will […]

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