18 octombrie 2019

Lockheed Tapped For Mk21A RV Program | F-15s and Apaches Carry Out „Show-Of-Force“ in Syria | Afghanistan Receives Final Two Mil Mi-24s

defenseindustrydaily.com

Americas Lockheed Martin won a $108,3 million deal for the Mk21A Reentry Vehicle program. The contract is to conduct technology maturation and risk reduction to provide a low technical risk and affordable RV capable of delivering the W87-1 warhead from the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent Weapon System. The Air Force Nuclear Weapon Center has determined it necessary to develop a Reentry Vehicle for the W87-1 warhead that will be deployed on the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent Weapon System. [...]