European air forces are gradually moving to increase their short- and long-range precision-guided weapon capabilities, but a large gap remains in the medium-range category and the capability to attack relocatable targets. Two weapons are under development for strikes against high value, reinforced fixed targets from standoff ranges of more than 150 mi.--the Matra BAe Dynamics Storm Shadow/Scalp and the Saab/LFK Taurus. The Anglo-French Storm Shadow/Scalp standoff weapon is in the ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "Europe Slowly Filling".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.