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Latest Direct Attack Guided Rocket Stories

2014-03-19 12:21:14

ORLANDO, Fla., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently demonstrated the ability of its DAGR(®) missile to launch from an Apache AH-64D helicopter and repeatedly hit the target during a series of Air Worthiness Release (AWR) live firing flight tests at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. The AWR tests demonstrated DAGR's capability as an air-launched weapon. In each of the 16 flight tests, a DAGR missile locked onto the laser spot illuminating the target before...

2013-02-21 08:21:37

ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently demonstrated the ability of its DAGR missile to launch from a ground vehicle during a series of flight tests at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130221/FL63461) DAGR and two Hydra 70 rockets were launched from a pedestal launcher mounted in the bed of a Lockheed Martin prototype Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV). DAGR locked onto the laser spot two seconds after...

2012-09-25 06:20:55

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] recently conducted two separate DAGR(®) missile flight tests, successfully firing the missiles from a prototype pedestal launcher and hitting a stationary target. The tests, which took place at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., demonstrated DAGR's capability as a ground-based weapon. In each flight test, an inert DAGR missile locked onto the laser spot illuminating the target before launch. Upon launch, each missile...

2012-05-08 02:20:54

ORLANDO, Fla., May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin's Direct Attack Guided Rocket (DAGR) successfully tracked and engaged a moving target in a recent demonstration at Yuma Proving Ground, Ariz. "DAGR hit a moving target from 3.5 kilometers," said Hady Mourad, DAGR program director in Lockheed Martin's Missiles and Fire Control business. "Defeating high-value targets on the move is a critical capability, and demonstrating this ability is a significant milestone for the precision-strike...