SMDC saves Army money with low-cost targets
Photo Credit: U.S. Army Photo
A PATRIOT Advanced Capability-3 Missile Segment Enhancement advanced missile defense system hits its "Zombie" target during a recent ballistic missile target test. The U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command Technical Center has developed the Zombie targets that cut expenses from the approximate $30 million each for high-end targets, to approximately $4 million for SMDC's low-cost Zombie.
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