TICONDEROGA (CG-47) class Weapon Systems // Ships // Cruisers


Country of Origin: USA

The TICONDEROGA-class cruisers have been called the world's most capable warships. Fitted with the Aegis weapons system, the TICONDEROGAs were originally developed to provide carrier battle group defense against aircraft and anti-ship missiles. However, from BUNKER HILL on, the ships are equipped with two Mk 41 vertical launch systems (VLS) (replacing the two twin-rail Mark 26 launchers), which are capable of firing Tomahawk land-attack cruise missiles, Harpoon surface-to-surface missiles...

 

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