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What does NSSM stand for?

NSSM stands for NATO Sea Sparrow Missile

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The evolved NATO Sea Sparrow missile is a semi-active missile that requires feed from directors to locate its target, and RAM is a passive missile, meaning the missile uses built-in sensors to home in on targets.
Note to Editors: Additional Technical Information Under this contract, RTSC will expand its life-cycle product and logistics support to several of Raytheon's systems and solutions, including: Close-in Weapons Systems, NATO SEASPARROW Missile Systems, Ship Self Defense System MK 1 & 2, Search Radars, Target Acquisition System, Cooperative Engagement Capability, Advanced Combat Direction System, AN/SLQ-32, Re-architecture NATO Sea Sparrow Missile Systems, Rolling Airframe Missile System, and Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile.
Sacramento-class Power Plant: Four boilers, geared turbines, two shafts, 100,000 shaft hp Length: 793 feet Beam: 107 feet Displacement: 53,000 tons lull load Speed: 26 knots (30 miles) Aircraft: Two CH-46E Sea Knight helicopters Crew: 24 officers, 576 enlisted Armament: NATO Sea Sparrow missiles, two Phalanx close-in weapons systems.