RIM-116 RAM Rolling Airframe Missile
|Primary Function||Surface-to-air missile|
|Contractor||Hughes Missile Systems Co. Tucson, AZ|
Full-rate production (Block 0) FY94|
Full-rate production (Block I) FY99
Total program cost (TY$) $1,709.4M|
Average unit cost Block 0 $0.273M
Average unit cost Block 1 $0.444M
1,310 Block 0 missiles|
620 Block I missiles
The Navy has stated a requirement for 1,600 RAMS and 115 launchers to equip 74 ships.
Congress approved funds for 230 RAMS in FY 1996; the Navy requested 125 RAMS in FY 1997, 100 in FY 1998, and 200 missiles in FY 1999.
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