Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Lockheed Martin's MKV one very scary test bed

Check out this video from, Gizmodo, of Lockheed Martin's Multiple Kill Vehicle. L&M are calling it MKV but this makes Sky-net's HKVs look positively tame! This little nightmare could take out HKs while targeting several terminators of different chassis designs. This things is mean!

The The Lockheed Martin's Multiple Kill Vehicle will be the first anti-ballistic missile system designed to search and destroy multiple warheads and countermeasures using a single launcher. First, the MKV-L will fly to encounter the cloud of multiple warheads and decoys being deployed by the enemy missile. Then, instead of exploding, the MKV will maneuver through the threats launching several kill vehicles, each targeted at the different objects on the air, both real dangers and dummies set to deceive missile defenses. Multiple Kill Vehicle will be the first anti-ballistic missile system designed to search and destroy multiple warheads and countermeasures using a single launcher.
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