Land Warfare

PREMIUM: US Army will adapt USN missiles to plug capability gap

19th November 2020 - 16:30 GMT | by Jason Sherman in New York

US Army intends to use Tomahawk and SM-6 to meet a key mid-range missile priority

The US Army is repurposing marquee elements of the USN strike inventory in order to expedite efforts to field a prototype Mid-Range Capability (MRC) battery by 2023, by tapping Lockheed Martin to integrate the Tomahawk cruise missile and Standard Missile-6 into a new ground-launch system.

Under an Other Transaction Agreement ...

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