Lockheed Increases Capabilities Of Its Aegis Missile-Defense System

Jan 11, 2018

On Thursday, Lockheed Martin said that it had connected key components of its new long-range discrimination radar, or LRDR, with it Aegis Ashore missile-defense system, enhancing the Aegis's capabilities. According to the US weapons maker, the new tech will allow the Aegis missile-defense system, a collection of radar stations and interceptors, to simultaneously detect threats from long distances and targets with reduced reaction time.