South Korea once again from the U.S. introduction of 84 carrier-based air defense missiles (Figure)
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BEIJING, June 4, according to Yonhap, the South Korean government will carry the United States and the introduction of 84 in the South Korean destroyer (KDX-level ) of the SM-2 ship-to-air missiles.
U.S. Department of Defense under the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) 3 today passed the official website that will be the way of foreign arms sales to South Korea, 46 SM-2 Harpoon Ⅲ A (Editor’s note: sic), Ⅲ B 35 Harpoon missiles, totaling 84, was informed late last month, the U.S. Congress.
U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency announced the sale of missiles to South Korea, the relevant parts, test and support equipment, exercise equipment, valued at $ 170 million.
U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency, the official website said: “These missiles will significantly strengthen South Korea’s defense capabilities, and increase joint operations with the support of U.S. and multinational collaboration between the military capabilities.”