LONDON — The French defense procurement agency DGA has carried out a second qualification firing of the MdCN naval cruise missile, in preparation for the system’s entry into service later this year. Firing of the MdCN, (Missile de Croisière Naval) a variant of the MBDA-produced Scalp air-launched cruise missile, took place April 8 at the DGA’s Biscarrosse missile test center in southwest France. The weapon successfully struck a representative target on the weapon ...


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