TITLE

KOREAN SECURITY AND THE KDX-III DDG PROGRAMME

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobs, Keith
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Naval Forces;2003, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) and its KDX-III DDG Program of missile destroyers. Anti-ballistic missile capability of the KDX-III which is viewed as a major step in countering the expanding tactical ballistic missile arsenal of rival North Korea; Defense goals of the ROKN; Defense acquisition policy; Assessment of the KDX-III prospects in view of a contract award due about 2010-2011.
ACCESSION #
11915642

 

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