Originally modified and installed at the
Desert Ship in 1977
by the Navy at White Sands Missile Range . The MK 5 Guided Missile
Launcher was used to fire Standard Missiles. The Terrier Extended Range
Missile, shown here on the left, was launched from that arm. The Tarter
Medium Range Missile, shown on the right, or the Near
Term Demonstration-1 Missile was fired from that arm. This MK 5 Launcher
was last used at the LLS-1 Desert Ship at White Sands in November of 1997.