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Re: Navy to shoot down satellite



On Feb 14, 2008 7:06 PM, Tyler Harpster <tyler881@comcast.net> wrote:
> So is the SM-3 going to smack it, blow up just below it, or smack it and
> then blow up?

Smack it, I guess.  This is a kinetic energy weapon test...

The Standard Missile-3 is an exo-atmospheric "hit-to-kill" system.

Dave
n0tgd
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