Posted by Heath on Oct 25, 2009
US Militaries New Anti-Missile Hovering Missile the MK-234 NULKA

US Militaries New Anti-Missile Hovering Missile the MK-234 NULKA

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf, homeported in Alameda, Calif., conducted a structural test fire of its Decoy Launching System at the Pacific Missile Range SoCal OPAREA here June 9, 2009.
The crew of the 418-foot cutter, the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dalhgren Division and the Navy Research lab successfully launched two MK-234 NULKA rounds that hover in air while attracting incoming anti-ship missiles. The successful completion of the missile test fire was the first phase of their two-month national defense patrol.



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