2 - Mission Design Series (MDS)
Air to Air Missiles
Air to Surface Missiles
Surface to Surface Missiles
Anti-Radiation Missile (ARM)
Unmanned Air Vehicles
So many missiles, so little time.
Vehicles with Mission Design Series (MDS) designators
achieved some threshold of operational capability.
Many drone aircraft systems/concepts were
not given MDS designators because development efforts
were not initiated, were quite limited, were
cancelled before significant progress was achieved,
are now seriously lagging, or are not yet sufficiently
documented. However, some of these systems are