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ASROCAntisubmarine Rocket
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These are a hull-mounted, very-low-frequency sonar (active/passive) as the primary sensor, ASROC (launched vertically in the Mark 41 VLS), two sets of triple torpedo tubes, and countermeasure systems.
We will no be able to offer the Mk 46 for ASROC, VLA, and MILAS launchers, which will increase our international torpedo sales," said Garten.
ABBREVIATIONS AMS auxiliary minesweeper AO auxiliary oiler AOR auxiliary replenishment oiler APD auxiliary personnel transport destroyer ARL auxiliary repair light ARS auxiliary rescue/salvage ship ASR auxiliary submarine rescue ship ASROC antisubmarine rocket ASUW antisurface warfare ASV antisurface vessel; antisurface vehicle [e.
cruiser or destroyer has two Mk-41 vertical missile launchers with 90-122 compartments for storing Tomahawk cruise missiles, a family of surface-to-air Standard missiles or RUR-5 ASROC anti-submarine rockets" and "the U.
AKRON, Ohio, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin recently marked the production and delivery of the 1,000th Vertical Launch ASROC (VLA) missile during a ceremony at the company's Akron, OH, facility.
In 1966, they were converted to carry the American ASROC missile system, a 2.