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The US Navy conducted unsuccessful tests of the SM-6 missile system Aegis

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The next tests of the American shipborne system Aegis using SM-6 anti-aircraft missiles ended in failure. As stated in the widespread statement of the Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency, the anti-missile systems were unable to intercept the targets.


The tests reportedly handled the interception of enemy ballistic missiles at the end of the flight. The test was attended by: a US Navy ship, which is not called and the specialists of the US Defense Ministry's missile defense agency. It was assumed that the Aegis complex would intercept two targets using the latest version of the Standard Missile-6 Dual II anti-aircraft missile of the air defense / missile defense system.

To test the US Navy made two missile salvos with "standard" weapons, but the anti-aircraft missiles could not intercept the target. The reasons for this result are not named, the Navy and the missile defense agency have begun a joint review, during which they will analyze the results and try to establish the "problem" of the failure.

The RIM-174 / SM-6 long-range anti-aircraft missile (Standard ERAM) is used as a means of air defense of surface ships against attacks from cruise missiles, aircraft, helicopters and drones. The first versions of the missile began shipping to the US Navy in 2015.

It is part of the armament of the Arleigh Burke-class destroyers equipped with the Aegis system. The SM-6 is one of the key components of a promising US Navy concept called the Naval Integrated Fire Control-Counter Air (NIFC-CA).
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  1. tralflot1832
    tralflot1832 30 May 2021 06: 59
    +1
    Yes, the time and place of the launch of the ballistic missile is known! And two SM6 anti-aircraft missiles, in milk like a pretty penny. Maybe the radio beacon refused on the ICBM? Hollywood should have been entrusted with the tests. Interestingly, Russia was notified about the tests, it seems they should! good And what percentage of hits, every other time?
    1. Burbulator
      Burbulator 30 May 2021 10: 01
      0
      If the satellite is hanging in orbit, then why not find out the place and time of the ICBM launch?
      1. Paranoid50
        Paranoid50 30 May 2021 11: 16
        +1
        Quote: Burbulator
        If the satellite is in orbit

        By that time, it will no longer hang. yes
    2. Light
      Light 30 May 2021 16: 01
      +1
      Everything is so, only not ICBMs, of course, they tried to intercept, but medium-range ballistic ones.
  2. Nikolaevich I
    Nikolaevich I 30 May 2021 06: 59
    +2
    Well ... PRO-this is the same PRO! It's not so easy with her!
    1. knn54
      knn54 30 May 2021 08: 05
      0
      Too "smart" interceptor missiles do not "touch" their own (even targets) ...
      1. Nikolaevich I
        Nikolaevich I 30 May 2021 10: 08
        +2
        Quote: knn54
        Too "smart" interceptor missiles

  3. Prisoner
    Prisoner 30 May 2021 07: 06
    +11
    Well, okay! Let's wish the "partners" more good and different failures.
  4. Mountain shooter
    Mountain shooter 30 May 2021 07: 12
    +2
    Suddenly. Although this is a test. Something went wrong... tongue will "finish" ... Although this rocket they have in service since 15 years !!! There it is! So you can be disappointed. In your own weapon ...
    1. Sergey Ui
      Sergey Ui 30 May 2021 07: 16
      -2
      Can offer them C 500)
      1. mark1
        mark1 30 May 2021 07: 53
        +3
        Better "Vanguard", with delivery to the recipient.
    2. OgnennyiKotik
      OgnennyiKotik 30 May 2021 08: 29
      +4
      Quote: Mountain Shooter
      Although this rocket has been in service since the 15th year!

      Not this one. Experienced the new Standard Missile-6 Dual ii... Successfully tested and in service with the Standard Missile-6 Dual I
  5. rotmistr60
    rotmistr60 30 May 2021 07: 17
    +4
    interceptor missiles could not intercept targets ... The reasons for this result are not named
    I think that commentators from one hot country on BV will quickly explain the situation. Yesterday, to the article about the Russian S-500, which was "a blow to the prestige of the United States" (from the article), some tried to explain that this is not entirely true, and that the Americans are not worse, if not even better.
    1. OgnennyiKotik
      OgnennyiKotik 30 May 2021 08: 37
      -16%
      Of course there is, everything is fine with them, do not worry so much. Experiencing new systems and that they are not working well is normal. It's okay to report it, investigate it, and fix it.
      Then there are real hostilities, which are already giving harsh marks. There is no longer silence about the problems, the commission cannot be bribed.

      Another question worries me. That was the unsuccessful start of the caliber. Why was he silenced and what are the results of the investigation?
      1. TerraSandera
        TerraSandera 30 May 2021 08: 49
        +8
        Do you think they will be reported to the press? And I understand that not everything is so rosy here either, but I don’t understand why you worship any other weapon, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Israel, America, etc. And if something “didn’t work” there, run to protect them laying out our jambs (which yes, there are). But if our weapons are hated, then you nod approvingly and there are more options.
        1. OgnennyiKotik
          OgnennyiKotik 30 May 2021 09: 22
          -5
          It is important to me that our weapons are the best. Really the best, not in propaganda materials. It can protect my life and my family. For this you need to criticize, not write odes.
          The Russian military-industrial complex lags behind the Western and Chinese ones, and every year more and more. The days of the USSR have passed, then we were equal. In what it is better, in what it is worse. Now the gap is everywhere, in some cases by 1-2 generations. We are saved only by strategic nuclear forces and physical dimensions. Some kind of lousy merchant-peasant Turkey is launching into a series of weapons and equipment superior to ours. Azerbaijan's Army has weapons that are not available to us, Israel and the United States are simply leaders in almost all spheres, with an exorbitant technical level.
          Our Army is still Soviet. There is a minimum of new technology, the overwhelming majority is bad, cheap modernization of the old one. We send the same modernization for export many times better. They save money on our army and the lives of soldiers. And all the failures are hushed up or covered with propaganda nonsense.
          And the fact that I have some kind of admiration is your invention. I try to be objective. It's just that every year there is less and less good in the Russian military-industrial complex, reality is replaced by promises.

          About this trial and the test of Caliber, I have a single opinion:
          Quote: OgnennyiKotik
          That's what tests are for, to test weapons. Only those who do nothing do not fail.

          https://topwar.ru/182526-pokazany-kadry-s-padeniem-rakety-kalibr-vypuschennoj-s-borta-fregata-vmf-rf.html
          That's just why our officials are silent about failures, and when are the first to tell everything well?
          1. D16
            D16 30 May 2021 09: 40
            +11
            About this test and the test of "Caliber" I have the same opinion:

            Only these tests are not "Caliber", but PU laughing ... The rocket itself was not there. Layout with rudders taken to the extreme position. That would not fly far. There was a similar video from Gorshkov's board. In general, bury you already this dead stewardess. lol
            1. Disant
              Disant 30 May 2021 11: 01
              -11%
              Only these tests are not "Caliber", but PU

              Then my answer to you is that the Yankees, too, in this case, did not test a rocket, but a launcher, and shooting down a target was not the main task.
              the readiness of this anti-missile missile is scheduled for 2024. The already existing grouping of US ships with these missiles will give the Americans the opportunity to deliver a missile strike with impunity (with nuclear or 3-5 thousand cruise missiles and others in the usual design to preserve the white-fluffy image) and repel a retaliatory strike from our ICBMs.
              that's when we start singing.
              dig the bunker
              1. D16
                D16 30 May 2021 11: 31
                +5
                Then my answer to you is that the Yankees, too, in this case, did not test a rocket, but a launcher, and shooting down a target was not the main task.

                Excuse me, but where is the connection between the failed tests of the SM-6 and this newly unearthed dead flight attendant? There was already a similar video from the board of Gorshkov with the same launch of the layout.
                to repulse the retaliatory strike of our ICBMs.

                I'm afraid without Captain America and the ninja turtles will not cope lol
                1. Disant
                  Disant 30 May 2021 11: 40
                  -8
                  Sorry

                  God will forgive
                  1. sivuch
                    sivuch 30 May 2021 13: 07
                    +2
                    God will forgive
                    Will not forgive. First, God capitalizes correctly.
                    Second, God doesn't like clinging to words instead of concrete denial.
                    If there is none, then it is better not to answer at all.
                    1. El Chuvachino
                      El Chuvachino 30 May 2021 19: 13
                      +1
                      First, you will understand the rules of the Russian language, then teach people with such an intelligent look. In stable combinations, colloquial speech and interjections, God is written with a lowercase letter (i.e., with a small letter). God with a capital (with a capital) is used when directly referring to the supreme being or referring to him in the context of religion. Without a religious context, God, once again, is written with a lowercase letter.
                      1. sivuch
                        sivuch 31 May 2021 08: 29
                        0
                        Imagine, I know the rules. But for some reason I don’t know such rules, although I was taught in a good Leningrad school. For the rest, I can only repeat after Ilya - Come on. And on the topic, what is there? laughing
                  2. D16
                    D16 30 May 2021 14: 05
                    +2
                    God will forgive

                    Come on. And on the topic, what is there? laughing
                    So what are you going to shoot down with these SM-6s? ICBM? Not even funny.
                    the readiness of this anti-missile missile according to plans - 2024

                    They have such plans ... They do not commit to anything.
              2. lucul
                lucul 30 May 2021 11: 57
                -3
                and repel the retaliatory strike of our ICBMs.

                To beat back with what?))))
              3. sivuch
                sivuch 30 May 2021 13: 03
                +4
                Then my answer to you is that the Yankees, too, in this case, did not test a rocket, but a launcher, and shooting down a target was not the main task.
                As stated in the widespread statement of the Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency, the interceptor missiles were unable to intercept the targets.
                Some of you are mistaken and I even guess who it is.
                1. Disant
                  Disant 30 May 2021 13: 24
                  -1
                  Igor,
                  WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE WHO SOUNDED AND WHAT? Planned work is underway to fine-tune the US missile defense system, which will be able to turn the board with any nuclear chess layout.
                  More recently, such shooting has been banned by international treaties.
                  In your opinion, Putin, out of nothing to do, got busy with Poseidons and avant-gardes a dozen years ago?
                  need to look at things soberly
                  1. D16
                    D16 30 May 2021 15: 14
                    +3
                    Planned work is underway to fine-tune the US missile defense system, which will be able to turn the board with any nuclear chess layout.

                    If only the opponent is North Korea with their RSD. Yes, and they are already finishing Hwaseong-3, which these SM-6s do not care deeply.
                    In your opinion, Putin, out of nothing to do, got busy with Poseidons and avant-gardes a dozen years ago?

                    Once we bought into Star Wars, now it's our turn to hand out saichons for fright laughing
                    1. Disant
                      Disant 30 May 2021 21: 20
                      -3
                      Once we bought into Star Wars, now it's our turn to hand out saichi for fright laughing

                      Well, that is, for the sake of says and self-satisfaction, the entire defense industry has been straining for the past 10 years.
                      I understood you.
                      1. D16
                        D16 30 May 2021 22: 04
                        +1
                        Well, that is, for the sake of says and self-satisfaction, the entire defense industry has been straining for the past 10 years.
                        I understood you.

                        You will be very surprised, but yes. New threats are being created that require responses and cost money.
                  2. lucul
                    lucul 30 May 2021 20: 56
                    0
                    Planned work is underway to fine-tune the US missile defense system, which will be able to turn the board with any nuclear chess layout.

                    Russia, with the release of the S-500, has already turned it over, and the Americans are still planning.
                    1. Disant
                      Disant 30 May 2021 21: 31
                      -1
                      Russia, release S-500 already turned it over, and the Americans have just plan.

                      On May 8, 2019, Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko in an interview with the National Defense magazine said that the conclusion of a state contract for the purchase of the S-500 planned for 2021 with delivery in 2025.
          2. Shiden
            Shiden 30 May 2021 10: 06
            -1
            Sorry, but objectivity in the comments and presentation of the material is a thing of the distant past. Now on the site, commentators have other goals to grow up in ranks faster, and for this all you need to find fault with everything alien and praise everything that is yours. To think and analyze, why, if you can put a tag on your opponent, here are the plus signs and start pouring.
            1. D16
              D16 30 May 2021 10: 22
              +4
              objectivity in the comments and presentation of the material is a thing of the distant past.

              Where are the texts of this character:
              OgnennyiKotik

              have you discovered objectivity? lol
              1. Shiden
                Shiden 30 May 2021 18: 23
                +1
                To look objectively at the problem, you need to think and analyze and look at least a little into the reality of today, and not rely on the information that is brought to you from the TV. [OgnennyiKotik] the world with open eyes than through rose-colored glasses.
            2. OgnennyiKotik
              OgnennyiKotik 30 May 2021 10: 26
              0
              Quote: Shiden
              Think and analyze, but why, if you can put a tag on your opponent, here are the plus signs and they start pouring.

              In general, these ratings do not care. I am completely self-sufficient, professionally and personally self-realized.

              The main thing on the topic is no messages at all. There are some interesting points here. Firstly, Standard Missile-6 Dual II is being actively tested, and secondly, work on twin targets is being worked out. The scenario of the exercise becomes more complicated, which means that the simpler ones have been worked out.
          3. TerraSandera
            TerraSandera 30 May 2021 11: 37
            -1
            Lousy Turkey? I can imagine how jarred you were before using this epithet. Do you think we all want to shout hooray, we are the best, we will win all? No, many of those who write here fully understand the reality that everything is not as rosy as they say to us at parades and individual events for demonstrations and delivery of equipment. But at least they do not write so many "odds" to any foreign power (listed above) and do not hayat everything of ours for any reason, in any conflict, even where we were far from fighting, and there was no air defense system as such, but the wasps fought with weapons of the 21st century, and this was almost the first such massive case. Naturally, M16 will be better than squeaks, and the British and other Spaniols won due to the best technology, cannons, gunpowder, Indians with spears and bows. But again, you have too much praise of the Western, and belittling all ours.
            Where are they better than us in Turkey? Drones? So far, yes, a beautiful advertisement for reconciliation, and then? Tanks? Aviation? Air defense? Space? In no area is it better. And yes, they have access, like a NATO country, to most Western technologies, and we have sanctions on everything). What did Turkey itself do specifically? Very little. The only thing they do not care about is political will. We actually don't have it
          4. lucul
            lucul 30 May 2021 12: 02
            -2
            The Russian military-industrial complex lags behind the Western and Chinese ones, and every year more and more.

            Remains in what?
            There is a huge advantage in missiles, parity in aircraft, parity in tanks, parity in artillery, and parity in helicopters. Yes, almost everywhere there is parity except for the fleet.
            But you have one lag ...
            1. Shiden
              Shiden 30 May 2021 19: 00
              0
              And here, please, specifically in what way is your phrase expressed
              Quote: lucul
              The Russian military-industrial complex lags behind the Western and Chinese ones, and every year more and more.

              Remains in what?
              There is a huge advantage in missiles, parity in aircraft, parity in tanks, parity in artillery, and parity in helicopters. Yes, almost everywhere there is parity except for the fleet.
              But you have one lag ...

              Well, let's just look at your parities a little closer in missiles, I do not argue, in aviation there are issues with combat aviation, it is clear, but in the auxiliary, tankers, specialized reconnaissance, AWACS, unmanned aerial vehicles, there is no parity, the times of air carousels have sunk into oblivion. I argue. Artillery also raises questions, but how are things going with reconnaissance and fire adjustment if there are no above listed UAVs, and the recent conflict in Karabakh kept saying that it’s not enough to have good artillery without reconnaissance and adjustment equipment. I’m not special with helicopters here, but I’m I think that the lag is also there, although it may not be so critical.
              1. Usher
                Usher 31 May 2021 00: 54
                0
                the days of air merry-go-rounds are gone
                with what fright? A very naive delusion. You probably think that tanks are not needed, they also live on the battlefield for 5 minutes)))
                1. Shiden
                  Shiden 31 May 2021 07: 36
                  0
                  And you watch air battles over the past 30 years and see that air battles were fought when the pilots did not visually observe the enemy. And the tank, if there is no air cover, will not live long either.
                  1. Usher
                    Usher 31 May 2021 17: 51
                    0
                    Quote: Shiden
                    And you watch air battles over the past 30 years and see that air battles were fought when the pilots did not visually observe the enemy. And the tank, if there is no air cover, will not live long either.

                    Where were the air battles? The Israeli pilots were very observant, and the Harriers fought in close combat over the Falklands.
                    1. Shiden
                      Shiden 1 June 2021 21: 44
                      0
                      Sorry, it's not my fault that you don't know how to count and also carefully read my comment. And if you do not count the two Iraqi companies, Yugoslavia, the Ethiopian-Eritrean war, the Peru-Ecuadorian conflict, then for 30 years there has been no fighting in the air.
                      1. Usher
                        Usher 2 June 2021 20: 02
                        0
                        You stupidly ignore my arguments and talk about yours? What the hell is this?
                      2. Shiden
                        Shiden 2 June 2021 21: 20
                        0
                        What nonsense can you still remember Korea and Vietnam, or if 82 + 30 = 2021, then maybe I don’t understand something in mathematics or it will be 2012. Here are your arguments. And I have listed those conflicts where there were air battles between aircraft and aircraft. And my advice to you is to read the comments carefully, otherwise it turns out as in the fairy tale about Thomas and Erem.
                      3. Usher
                        Usher 2 June 2021 23: 01
                        0
                        Quote: Shiden
                        What nonsense can you still remember Korea and Vietnam, or if 82 + 30 = 2021, then maybe I don’t understand something in mathematics or it will be 2012. Here are your arguments. And I have listed those conflicts where there were air battles between aircraft and aircraft. And my advice to you is to read the comments carefully, otherwise it turns out as in the fairy tale about Thomas and Erem.

                        Are you getting to the bottom of the numbers now? LOL. Everything is clear, there is nothing to say in essence, you start digging into words and numbers.
                      4. Shiden
                        Shiden 3 June 2021 10: 38
                        0
                        I am always amazed by people who blame their mistakes on others, you are not the first and not the last. And if I write about today's realities, and my opponent about the past years, and still demands that I have all this with a lot for the truth. Well, for your vanity, I can agree that 40 years ago, namely in the Fonckle and Lebanese conflict, 82 years ago there were air merry-go-rounds.
                      5. Usher
                        Usher 3 June 2021 20: 22
                        0
                        Quote: Shiden
                        I am always amazed by people who blame their mistakes on others, you are not the first and not the last. And if I write about today's realities, and my opponent about the past years, and still demands that I have all this with a lot for the truth. Well, for your vanity, I can agree that 40 years ago, namely in the Fonckle and Lebanese conflict, 82 years ago there were air merry-go-rounds.

                        what's the difference 40 years or 30 years. It doesn't matter at all. There will always be close maneuvering combat. Technology will never give a 100% chance of hitting a target.
  6. sivuch
    sivuch 30 May 2021 12: 48
    0
    OgnennyiKotik
    Today, 09: 22
    I try to be objective.
    You are bad at it.
  • aszzz888
    aszzz888 30 May 2021 09: 35
    -3
    TerraSandera (Alexander)
    Today, 08: 49
    NEW

    +1
    Do you think they will be reported to the press? And I understand that not everything is so rosy here either, but I don't understand, why do you worship any other weapon, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Israel, America, etc.
    Now he will start his patriotism)) show! wink
  • D16
    D16 30 May 2021 09: 04
    +2
    Another question worries me. That was the unsuccessful start of the caliber.

    Don't worry. Mockups, they should not fly far. Throwing tests were carried out regularly. There is nothing to investigate there.
    1. aszzz888
      aszzz888 30 May 2021 09: 32
      0
      OgnennyiKotik
      Today, 09: 22
      NEW

      0
      It is important to me that our weapons are the best.
      Judging by your ALL posts - it is important for you to shit once again EVERYTHING Russian, and do not bother to deny yourself. angry
  • lucul
    lucul 30 May 2021 13: 04
    -2
    Of course there is, everything is fine with them,

    If everything was fine with them, they would not have fenced in their missile defense system, which knocks down ICBM missiles not at the final section of the trajectory, like ours, but on primary section of the trajectory, because in the final section they cannot yet shoot down, which was demonstrated by these tests.
    And the adoption of the S-500, in fact, will allow Russia to win the Third World War.
    The S-500 will shoot down American ICBMs at high altitude, and our ICBMs will plow and glaze the entire Western world with impunity.
    That's the whole alignment before the meeting between Putin and Biden.
  • tralflot1832
    tralflot1832 30 May 2021 07: 19
    -1
    And if the ICBM was launched exactly in the area where the destroyer was located, for the reality of what is happening!
  • newcomer
    newcomer 30 May 2021 07: 31
    +1
    laughing Did the Karelia ship interfere? laughing
  • Thrifty
    Thrifty 30 May 2021 07: 43
    +2
    Yeah, now Yankee fans will come and prove, first of all, to themselves that this is another case, but of course, Russia is guilty of everything, and therefore the Yankees were obliged to introduce new sanctions against our country yesterday. Preventively, so to speak. ..
  • seregin-s1
    seregin-s1 30 May 2021 07: 59
    0
    Excellent result! There will be less self-confidence, they will be more afraid of replying!
  • TerraSandera
    TerraSandera 30 May 2021 08: 43
    0
    So, this is not the MLRS rackets from Hamas to miss, here already parts of New York could get bad in the event of a real war. Oh yes, there are missiles with multiple warheads, and probably with trompe l'oeil, I doubt that there were such missiles at the exercises.
  • tralflot1832
    tralflot1832 30 May 2021 08: 59
    -4
    Baltun is a godsend for a spy, they took away a terrible military secret! So "Karelia" can take control of ICBMs or SM6s, or maybe all together. Now you won't find statistics on test failures. Hawaii has Karelia, Hawaii doesn't have everything past Karelia, you can cut it on the ICBM a radio beacon and a miracle all fell! And from the first time! hi drinks
  • Synoid
    Synoid 30 May 2021 09: 22
    +2
    Quote: OgnennyiKotik
    Of course there is, everything is fine with them, do not worry so much. Experiencing new systems and that they are not working well is normal. It's okay to report it, investigate it, and fix it.
    Then there are real hostilities, which are already giving harsh marks. There is no longer silence about the problems, the commission cannot be bribed.

    Another question worries me. That was the unsuccessful start of the caliber. Why was he silenced and what are the results of the investigation?

    How was he silenced when there is a video?
    Or do you want to be reported to you on the reasons and measures developed?
  • dedusik
    dedusik 30 May 2021 09: 30
    0
    Quote: tralflot1832
    Baltun is a godsend for a spy, they took away a terrible military secret! So "Karelia" can take control of ICBMs or SM6s, or maybe all together. Now you won't find statistics on test failures. Hawaii has Karelia, Hawaii doesn't have everything past Karelia, you can cut it on the ICBM a radio beacon and a miracle all fell! And from the first time! hi drinks

    Well, only the lazy does not write about this on the Internet. bully
  • Vladimir Vladimirovich Vorontsov
    0
    ***
    You see flies by
    An asterisk rocket
    And this is a good omen ...
    ***
  • rocket757
    rocket757 30 May 2021 12: 20
    +1
    Come on, they will refine it and achieve an acceptable, in their opinion, accuracy ... all the same, striking means develop faster and absolutely no one can defend themselves.
    So it will be, at the technical level that developed countries now possess.
  • NF68
    NF68 30 May 2021 15: 48
    0
    It is immediately clear who is to blame.