Navy Trident Missile Test Featured Draper Guidance System
CAMBRIDGE, MA – The TRIDENT II Weapons System is the primary strategic deterrent for both the United States and the United Kingdom. The U.S. military plans to continue using the system through 2040 and beyond, and needs to maintain confidence that the missiles maintain their reliability and accuracy.
The TRIDENT II Weapons System is the primary strategic deterrent for both the United States and the United Kingdom. Fourteen active U.S. Navy Ohio-class submarines carry Trident missiles, accounting for nearly half of U.S. strategic warheads; four Royal Navy Vanguard-class submarines also carry them.
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