To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

Open menu Search

MSPO 2016: Warsaw provides clarity on Wisla, sort of

14th September 2016 - 11:45 GMT | by Tony Skinner in London


After a week of mixed messages from the Polish government about its purchase of a new air-and-missile defence system, Warsaw has reiterated its intention to keep its options open.

Industry was expecting to receive official confirmation about the Wisła programme during the MSPO exhibition in Kielce from 6-9 September, particularly US contractor Raytheon, which was officially selected for the requirement in April 2015 with its Patriot missile system.

Indeed, Patriot was given official affirmation on the first day of MSPO when Poland’s defence minister Antoni Macierewicz said he was formally submitting a letter of request (LoR) to the US

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 1 free story per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
Start your free trial
Tony Skinner


Tony Skinner

Tony Skinner is Shephard Media's Creative Director, overseeing the strategic direction, content development and project …

Read full bio

Share to