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Paris Air Show: Spike LR II on target

12th June 2017 - 13:00 GMT | by Helen Haxell in London


Rafael is showcasing its next-generation of Spike missiles with the Spike LR II on display at the Paris Air Show 2017.

The fifth generation of the Spike missile variant is anticipated to be with customers by the fourth quarter of next year, Gal Papier, marketing manager at Rafael, told Shephard.

‘We are on target. The finalisation of the full-scale development is [expected] for the last quarter of 2018… Our concept is this missile will fit into any platform which [has] already [been] integrated with the Spike missile,’ Papier said.

He explained that the flexibility to integrate the missile with

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Helen Haxell


Helen Haxell

Helen Haxell was Air Editor at Shephard Media, having joined in February 2016 as Editor …

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