Air-to-air guided missile guards fleet and U.S. coasts
|Publisher:||IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.|
|Publication Date:||1 July 1956|
|Page(s):||662 - 663|
The U. S. Navy and Department of Defense have announced that supersonic air-to-air guided missiles now guard fleet units and the U. S. coasts. The missiles, designated SPARROW I, have reached a combat-ready status which has been confirmed by Admiral Arleigh Burke, chief of Naval Operations.